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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/05/2021.

Clinical Nurse Specialist/Senior Mental Health Practitioner

Job Reference: 425-A-21-49720

Employer:
Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
CAMHS
Location:
Sheffield
Salary:
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust CAMHS services are recruiting a Band 7 CNS/Senior Mental Health Practitioner to join our expanding service.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated person to join our Forensic CAMHS service in Sheffield. We work with young people, families and professionals who present with forensic risks. As a Senior practitioner, you will work within a small team providing consultation, assessment and a small amount of interventions in order to assess, manage and reduce risk and offending behaviour. We are a formulation led service and work alongside other services to try and understand an individual’s presentation alongside their risk behaviour. As a member of the team, you will receive additional training in forensic risk including risk assessment tools.

Sound Interesting, Come and join our team. We look forward to hearing from you.

 




All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£45). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.


Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

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From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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