Band 6 Enhanced Support Nurse - Bishop Wilson Clinic

Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
£33,706 to £40,588 a year per annum, pro rata
Closing date
29 Sep 2022

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Band 6
Full Time
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Are you committed to improving outcomes for children and young people with Autism and/or Learning Disabilities . Do you want to be part of a dynamic project aimed at reducing the risk of this group of young people going into crisis . Do you want to be the person that sits at a cetr meeting asking how we can be creative with designing bespoke packages of care for this patient group . Do you believe that children young people and carers should be at the centre of co-producing services. Do you want to be part of a new 8-8 service so young people with Autism can access appropriate and equitable care.

Enhanced support nurse offering support , liaison , interventions and training for the network around a young person with Autism and or Learning disability. Operating an 8-8 service .

Main duties of the job

Organising care intervention and aiming to reduce the risk of admission. Utilising the principles outplayed in the NHS Long term plan and the Transforming care agenda to offer better outcomes

Supporting the pilot scheme to educate the network around children and young people. To undertake assessments , support admission avoidance packages, to support children on the dynamic support register

About us

Welcome to Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust. Our 4000 clinical and support staff help us to improve mental health wellbeing and meet the needs of the 70,000 people we serve each year. We provide a range of mental healthcare services across Birmingham and Solihull, as well as specialised services nationally. We also offer medical, nursing and psychology training and are proud of our international reputation for both research and innovation.

Our population is culturally diverse, characterised in places by high levels of deprivation which create an increasing demand for our services and a necessity for us to make sure everyone can access the help they need. We are a team of compassionate, inclusive and committed people working together to provide excellent care to support our community. If you are looking for a place to belong, where you can make a real difference to people's lives, join our team where our warm welcome is waiting for you.

Job description Job responsibilities

For further information about the main responsibilities please view the attached job description and person specification.

Person Specification Registered with a professional body Essential
  • through checks
  • community experience
autism training Essential
  • pass
  • ability to understand sensory processing problems
  • Post graduate training or equivalent
professional Essential
  • ability to travel around the borough

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