The post holders will work closely with the multi disciplinary team in their locality. They will offer rapid assessment and time limited intensive treatment to people in their own home in order to prevent hospital admission or facilitate discharge from hospital through a recovery approach.
Main duties of the job
The main duties of the job includes providing rapid assessment and time limited intensive treatment to people in their own home in order to prevent hospital admission or facilitate discharge from hospital through a recovery approach.
You will be committed to the provision of a high quality service with the skills to work within a changing environment. You will also demonstrate the ability to develop and maintain professional, effective working relationships with other disciplines, agencies, patients and their carers.
In return the trust also offers a flexible approach to working, opportunity for development and training, regular supervision and annual personal development reviews.
If you like the sound of joining our creative, warm and friendly trust, and feel the job description and person specification has excited you, please come and join us by applying for this post.
Please note that the team will be moving to a temporary base from 1st October 2022. (Anticipated to be Jack Judge House, Halesowen Street, Oldbury B69 2AJ)
Job description Job responsibilities
please see attached job description and person specification.
The team will evaluate and consider expanding the service in the future to offer a 7 day service to cover the hours of 8am 8pm. (Practitioners will be required to work 7.5 hours per day including weekends. (shift pattern 8am-4pm & 12noon-8pm).
Our current working hours are 8am 4pm 7 days per week.
Person Specification essential criteria Essential
- qualified mental health nurse
- experience in community and older adults
- passion to work with older adults
- training relevant to older adults
- car driver
- recent demonstrable community older adults experience
- training in CBT / SFT
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