The post holders will work closely with the multi disciplinary team in their locality. They will offer assessment and treatment interventions with older people in their own home through a recovery approach.
Main duties of the job
The main duties of the job includes being responsible for a caseload of older adults with mental health difficulties. Offering assessment and therapeutic interventions in their own home through a recovery approach.
The caseload will be varied with both functional and organic illnesses.
You will be committed to the provision of a high quality service with the skills to work within a changing environment. You will also demonstrate the ability to develop and maintain professional, effective working relationships with other disciplines, agencies, patients and their carers.
In return the trust also offers a flexible approach to working, opportunity for development and training, regular supervision and annual personal development reviews.
If you like the sound of joining our creative, warm and friendly trust, and feel the job description and person specification has excited you, please come and join us by applying for this post.
Please note that the team will be moving to a temporary base from mid January 2023. (Jack Judge House, Halesowen Street, Oldbury B69 2AJ)
Job description Job responsibilities
please see attached job description and person specification.
Our current operational hours are 8am 4pm 7 days per week.
Post holder will work Mon-Fri with flexible hours between 8am and 5pm.
Person Specification essential criteria Essential
- qualified mental health nurse
- experience in community and older adults
- passion to work with older adults
- training relevant to older adults
- car driver
- recent demonstrable community older adults experience
- training in CBT / SFT
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