Shared Care Deputy Team Leader

Employer
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Location
Newport
Salary
Depending on experience per annum
Closing date
29 Sep 2022

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Profession
CBT Therapist / Other
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mental Health nurse to join the Gwent Specialist Substance Misuse Service (GSSMS) as part of the South Shared Care team covering Caerphilly and Newport, based in Newport.

GSSMS is a community based service that provides treatment for drug and/or alcohol dependant adults aged 18 and over. GSSMS provides an extensive treatment and case management service to people experiencing problems with substance misuse and associated complexities including mental health, physical health, pregnancy and child protection issues.

The successful candidate will work with service users to comprehensively assess their needs and develop an appropriate care plan. This will aim to address their physical and psychological well-being in addition to their substance misuse.

Main duties of the job

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mental Health nurse to join the Gwent Specialist Substance Misuse Service (GSSMS) as part of the South Shared Care team covering Caerphilly and Newport, based in Newport.

GSSMS is a community based service that provides treatment for drug and/or alcohol dependant adults aged 18 and over. GSSMS provides an extensive treatment and case management service to people experiencing problems with substance misuse and associated complexities including mental health, physical health, pregnancy and child protection issues.

The successful candidate will work with service users to comprehensively assess their needs and develop an appropriate care plan. This will aim to address their physical and psychological well-being in addition to their substance misuse.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

About us

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is a multi-award winning NHS organisation with a passion for caring. The Health Board provides an exceptional workplace where you can feel trusted and valued. Whatever your specialty or stage in your career, we have opportunities for everyone to start, grow and build your career. The health board provides integrated acute, primary and community care serving a population of 650,000 and employing over 16,000 staff.

We offer a fantastic benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities with paid mandatory training, excellent in-house programmes, opportunities to complete recognised qualifications and professional career pathways including a range of management development programmes. We offer flexible working and promote a healthy work life balance, provide occupational health support and an ambitious plan for a Wellbeing Centre of Excellence to support you at work.

Our Clinical Futures strategy continues to enhance and promote care closer to home as well as high quality hospital care when needed. This includes the Grange University Hospital which provides specialist and critical care and is the newest addition to the clinical futures strategy opened in November 2020. Join us on our journey to pioneer new ways of working and deliver a world-class healthcare service fit for the future.

Job description Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.

Person Specification Qualification Essential
  • Registered Nurse
Desirable
  • Counselling/CBT qualification
Experience Essential
  • Suitable experience post registration
Desirable
  • Substance misuse/Mental Health experience
Skills Essential
  • Time management/leadership skills


Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

040-NMR630-0922
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