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Band 6 Specialist Practitioner - Intensive - Kingswood Civic Centre -

Job Reference: 342-SGLOS030-0720

Employer:
Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
Department:
Mental Health
Location:
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street Kingswood Bristol, Bristol
Salary:
From £31,365 per annum pro rata

This job opportunity is for a B6 practitioner 30 hrs per week within the south glos Intensive support team with successful applicant having the opportunity to integrate within our already multi-disciplinary functioning team.

Key skills that might be particularly important to an individual applying for this post might include considered, thoughtful and reflective assessment skills when coming into contact with individuals experiencing acute mental distress, good risk management skills, an ability to lead as well as integrate well within a team.

It is worth noting that the Crisis Service is a 24/7 community service and that shift working is an expected part of the job role.

The successful applicant will need to be able to drive and have a current driving licence.

We do work as a multi-disciplinary team, and all applicants require a relevant professional registration.

We strive to achieve the best mental health and wellbeing for all the people of south glos working in partnership with voluntary sectors in achieving a quality service .

We believe in being compassionate, accountable, innovative and efficient and in encouraging staff, service users and carers to meet their full potential.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Karen Hillier 0117 3784250




Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust(AWP) provides inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire. We also provide specialist services extending throughout the south west.

We employ over 4,000 dedicated members of staff who deliver services from more than 90 locations, working in approximately 150 teams across a geographical region of 2,200 miles, for a population of approximately 1.8million people.

We are passionate about promoting good mental health and wellbeing. We strive to use the expertise and resources within our organisation, and through our partnerships, to deliver high quality services that are safe and focused on people's recovery. Our staff are pivotal in everything we do and we are committed to involving them fully in the development of the Trust and our services.

Adverts normally close for application a few minutes before midnight on the closing date. Interview expenses will not normally be paid. Applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted via our recruitment system TRAC so please check your emails regularly. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks after the closing date please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. We only accept applications submitted via NHS Jobs and TRAC. Any personal details supplied to AWP by you will be held on the Trust systems in line with the General Data Protection Regulation. AWP is committed to Equality and Diversity - we welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are a Disability Confident Employer (Two Ticks) offering a guaranteed interview to disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. We encourage applications from people who wish to work on a part time/flexible basis and will do our utmost to accommodate flexible working whenever service requirements allow.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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