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Your new company
Hays Healthcare are actively recruiting Band 6 & 7 CAHMS Practitioners to work in Cannock
Your new role
The post holder will deliver a high quality, comprehensive mental health service for children and young people with serious and enduring mental health difficulties. The role involves managing a defined caseload with a focus on working with children and young people and their families who experience a complex range of needs and difficulties. Acting as a key member of the multi-disciplinary team, the post holder will provide assessment, psychosocial, evidence-based interventions using a collaborative approach and will be skilled at risk assessment and management. They will complement the multi-disciplinary working of the team, providing supervision for other team members, as agreed with the Operational Manager. They will participate in team and service development and evaluation. Liaison, advice and consultation with a wide range of agencies is central to the role.
What you'll need to succeed
Registered mental health Nurse or Learning Disability nurse with current registration Occupational Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist.
Post-registration experience, evidence of formal courses and training at diploma/degree level.
Conforms to Professional Registration requirements
Post-qualifying experience as a qualified Mental Health Nurse/Occupational Therapist/Social Worker/Psychologist
Experience of working with CYP who have difficulty in engaging with services and have complex mental health needs
Experience of working in community setting and making decisions autonomously
Experience of assessing, planning, co-ordinating and managing CYP with mental health problems in a community setting.
Experience of integrating care delivery across multi-disciplinary /multi agency teams
Experience of leading/contributing to CPA/SAP process
RIGHT TO WORK IN THE UK - no sponsorship available
What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available.
Weekdays £24 - £29
Saturdays £32 - £36
Sundays £38 - £42
What you need to do now
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