An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Older Peoples Community Mental Health Team; we are looking to recruit a Clinical Team Manager on a 12 Month Secondment commencing September 2022 to our East North East Locality.
If you are passionate about working in an Older Peoples Service and would like an opportunity to contribute to developing an effective service pathway for Older People living in the Community, we would like to hear from you.
This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to use their excellent clinical, interpersonal and management skills to provide leadership to the East North East CMHT/MAS.
You will become a key member of the Community Mental Health Service Leadership Team, working alongside Lead Consultants, Lead Psychologists/Psychotherapists and Clinical Team Manager colleagues from the Community Mental Health Services across the city.
Alongside this, you will play a key role in the quality improvements and innovations in the care group.
Main duties of the job
Within your role as Clinical Team Manager the services you shall manage within the ENE part of the city will be as follows Community Mental Health Team, Memory Assessment Service and the Memory Support Workers, the latter is in partnership with The Alzheimer's Society.
The role requires highly developed skills in both clinical and management supervision, performance management, risk management and an overall approach that is both engaging and supportive to the team and service.
This offers exciting opportunities for the successful candidate to innovate and implement evidenced based approaches to enhance the delivery of the highest quality care.
We are a high quality, high performing NHS foundation trust. We are the main provider of specialist mental health and learning disability services in Leeds. We also provide specialist inpatient services in York as well as some highly specialised services across the country.We employ around 3,000 staff and every year we have contact with over 25,000 service users. Our vision is to provide outstanding mental health and learning disability services as an employer of choice. Our ambition is to support our service users and carers, our staff and the communities we serve to live healthy and fulfilling lives. We need people like you to help us achieve our goals; to live our lives free from stigma and discrimination; and to improve the lives of people with a learning disability and mental ill health. We perform well againstlocal and national targetsand inour most recent CQC inspection, 85% of our services were rated good or outstanding.As a teaching trust with strong links to local universities, we are a centre of excellence for teaching,research and development.
Job description Job responsibilities
The successful candidate will be supported in their own management leadership development through regular supervision, appraisal and appropriate study through further learning and involvement in external and internal organisational projects.
We strongly encourage interested candidates to make contact to discuss and or visit the service.
A car driver is essential to this post.
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
- Significant experience of providing management and clinical supervision
- Experience of leading a team
- Relevant clinical experience. Assessing and managing risk, MDT decision making
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