Registered Professional - Band 5 Full time, permanent role
The successful applicant will be working primarily in the South Warwickshire area. The post holder would be expected to participate in the night rota and undertake shifts over a 24 hour period 7 days a week.
Shifts will be:
08.00-20.30 & 20.00-08.30
They will need to demonstrate experience of working with clients with mental health problems or experiencing mental health crisis. They will need to demonstrate strong assessment skills, be willing to take positive risks and able to plan care and interventions. They must be committed to providing home treatment as an alternative to hospital admission.
The Access hub is the front door to all mental health referrals into the Trust, therefore the successful clinician will be triaging and at times need to complete face to face triages and assessments for people that are in a Mental health crisis. Please note many Trust interviews take place through Microsoft Teams, this can be downloaded either through the App Store or Google Play for use on your phone/tablet.
Main duties of the job For more information on this role please see the attached support information. This will give you a better overview of the job role and requirements.
The Access Hub and the Home Treatment Team is an age independent multidisciplinary Team. We work with clients 16 plus providing a high level of care.
The Service covers a large geographical area and the post holder will need to be confident about lone working and working as an autonomous clinician. They will attend the weekly clinical reviews where there is a shared multidisciplinary approach to planning care. There is a strong learning culture within the team and the successful applicant would be expected to contribute to this. If you are a dynamic caring motivated individual with acute experience preferably in a community / Inpatient / Urgent care Team setting we would like to hear from you.
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust provides a full range of expanding physical, mental health and learning disability services to children, young adults, adults and older adults over many sites across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.
Services are provided to a population of over one million people living in Coventry and Warwickshire and also a wider geographical area in some of our specialist services, we see on average around 5,000 patients every day.
The service received an overall rating of Good by the CQC and an Outstanding for care and compassion of which we are rightly proud. We have also been recognised both locally and nationally by receiving awards for the services we provide.
Job description Job responsibilities For more information on this role please see the attached support information. This will give you a better overview of the job role and requirements.
The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills, demonstrate a caring, compassionate and professional attitude to the client group and have evidence of working in an acute psychiatric setting. They will also need to enjoy working in a fast paced team. They will demonstrate a sound knowledge of the acute pathway including the role of gatekeeper and early discharge. You will need to have a driving license
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
- Relevant Professional Qualification i.e RMN, DipCOT
- Expertise within a discipline underpinned by theory
- Professional clinical knowledge acquired through degree/ diploma
Knowledge and skills Essential
- Excellent written communication skills
- Experience in Acute Mental health care setting
- Experience of undertaking assessment, formulation, risk assessment and positive risk management
- Evidence of continuing professional development
- Must have full driving licence and access to a motor vehicle for business use
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