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Mental Health
NHS AfC: Band 5
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Sussex Partnership NHS FoundationTrust
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Barmblys Drive
Band 5 - £22,128 - £28,746
27/08/2017 23:59
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Primary Mental Health Worker

NHS AfC: Band 5

We’re a large NHS Mental Health Trust in South East England. We’re looking for people to help us provide high quality services for the patients, carers and local communities we serve.

We want patients and staff to recommend our organisation as a place where they would be happy for their friends and family to be treated. You can help us do this by bringing your skills, experience and commitment to Sussex Partnership.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Band 5 Primary Mental Health Worker to join our team in the North of the County, based in our Basingstoke team.
The post holder with work within our Single Point of Access (in Aldershot) and our PMHW workforce in Basingstoke. As part of this role the post holder will be part of delivering evidenced based groups to young people and families accessing our service. There will be an opportunity to develop skills in direct work with young people and families.
The post holder will require a degree of professional autonomy and self-management, you will be supported through management and clinical supervision. As a trust we are linked with IAPT (in association with Reading University) and use a wide variety of evidence-based therapy approaches with children and young people. There will be opportunities for further professional development through IAPT.
Staff have access to a variety of CPD sessions with Clinical Leads, clinical and caseload discussions with senior colleagues.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Barbara Hudson Owen
01256 842800