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Job Reference: 48157

Mental Health Practitioner

  • Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
  • Contract / Full Time
  • Kelby Sharber
  • £35 - £35

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Mental Health Practitioner to work in Gloucestershire. This role is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £35.00.

The role:

The post holder will deliver high quality comprehensive mental health services. The role involves managing a defined caseload with a focus on providing expert assessment and treatment for people with complex mental health difficulties and their carers. This will include recovery co-ordination (design and co-ordination of treatment packages that are personalised and evaluated in line with payment by results). To provide statutory Adult Social Care, Care Management functions (assessment, care planning and reviewing). The liaison with a wide range of statutory and non-statutory agencies is central to this role.

The post holder will contribute to the clinical leadership of the team, providing supervision for other members and participating in team and service development, and evaluation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the team’s engagement with a wide range of stakeholders including staff, service users, their carers and other statutory and voluntary sector agencies.
  • Liaise with a wide range of other professionals and agencies.
  • Contribute to the safe and effective day to day operations of the service including the handling of clinical enquires.
  • Provide and receive information some of which may be contentious, sensitive and highly complex to and from individuals and their families/carers, where there may be barriers to understanding.
  • Provide a high standards of written and verbal communication that is clear and in line with professional documentation standards

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council or NMC.
  • Experience: 2+ years working with as an RMN or QSW within the mental health field.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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