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Mental Health Practitioner - Complex Care Services. Job in Loughborough Care Jobs

Loughborough, Leicestershire
Job Type
Full Time
14 Sep 2022
Cambian Group, the UK s largest provider of specialist services in children s residential care, education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities, is looking for a dedicated individual to join the company as a Mental Health Practitioner. The post will require someone with previous experience of working in CAMHS settings, specifically within Looked After Children s services. We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits. Job Role You will be providing a therapeutic service to young people placed within community residential setting by assessing and identifying their needs and meeting them through consultation and training to Residential and Care staff, direct therapeutic work, care planning and management in conjunction with the Multi-disciplinary team. Dependant on your experience you may be required to supervise other Mental Health Practitioners. The core of your role you will be providing consultation, specialist assessments of children and young people within the residential setting. So, subsequently, you will formulate and implement plans of therapeutic intervention/management of children and young people s presentation based on psychological understanding the difficulties within the current evidence-based practice. Further duties are described in the attached Job Description. Candidate Profile We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, forward thinking Mental Health Practitioner to join our friendly team. Essential: Registered with the relevant professional organisation (HCPC, NMC) Mental Health Background CAMHS experience Be a strong team player, with excellent communication skills Have excellent communication, organisational and time management skill Relevant qualifications In return we offer: Full support from a multidisciplinary team Regular clinical supervision Meetings and peer support Developmental opportunities Research opportunities & support Internal/external training on new initiatives You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession. Note: Successful candidates will need to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer
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  • Job Reference: 711832656-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2022
  • Employer: Cambian Group
    Cambian Group
  • Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £35,649
  • Sector: Mental Health, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time