Senior Practitioner

Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
£33,706 to £40,588 pa
Closing date
28 Sep 2022

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Band 6
Contract Type
Full Time
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Do you want to be rewarded with career development and join a team that is friendly, supportive and strive to provide exceptional levels of patient case?

Are you a registered Mental Health Professional who is looking for a new challenge?

Are you currently working at Band 6 or looking to progress from Band 5 to 6 within a supportive team?

If so then we would love to talk to you.

At Fareham CMHT, we are a dedicated team of professionals located in the heart of the community of the population we care for.

Our CMHT is a lively and dynamic Multi-disciplinary team, consisting of Social Workers, Nurses, Psychological Therapists, Support Workers and Consultant Psychiatrists. Our work is recovery focused and partnership based. The team is proactive regarding the care of service users with a “can do” approach to the provision of Community Mental Health Services for the local population. We are a friendly experienced team who will make you very welcome.

The role is varied with no 2 days the same. You will need excellent assessment and communication skills. You will carry a caseload and coordinate their care and participate in the teams shared care function- supporting service users who need a higher level of clinical contact. As a senior clinician, you will work alongside other agencies to promote holistic recovery focused care as in addition to providing reports, quality improvement and supervising junior staff and running clinics where appropriate.

You will demonstrate that you are experienced in care coordination, assessments, risk formulation and management. You will provide evidence based interventions, medication management, provision of reports. You will have a sound knowledge of CPA processes and safeguarding with the care of our service users being our primary focus at all times.

You will also provide mentorship and supervision to junior colleagues and deputise for the Team Leader as required.

You will need to be able to work autonomously in the community and use your own initiative and you will also undertake working from home at times if desired.

** Car driver and use of car within working hours is essential.

Ideally full time is required but part time working will be considered.

For further information please contact Team Manager Cat King on 01329 227180

Relocation packages are available

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