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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 23/07/2021.

Community Mental Health Clinician (Band 6)

Job Reference: 376-RCG-051

Employer:
Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Older Peoples Mental Health Community Team
Location:
Rotherham
Salary:
£31,365 to £37,890 pa

Community Mental Health Clinician Band 6 - full time fixed term / secondment for 12 months

The Mental Health Service for Older People offers inpatient and community services to people over the age of 65 who present with a range of mental health difficulties and to people under 65 who have a diagnosis of dementia.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Community Mental Health Team for an experienced Community Mental Health Clinician to join our forward thinking and friendly team.

The post holder must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic practitioner who has good assessment skills and is able to work as a care co-ordinator.

Minimum requirements are a) RMN professional qualification or State Registration HCPC, b) Ability to travel, c) relevant experience of working with older people with mental health problems particularly dementia.

We offer flexible working arrangements, clinical supervision, development opportunities and career planning.

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact: Kerri Booker, Community Service Manager on 01709 447765 or Katie Cowlishaw, Community Mental Health Team for Older People Team Manager on 01709 447765.

We reserve the right to close down this advert early should there be a high number of applicants.

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Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust is committed to our responsibilities for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk as outlined in Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015 and Care Act 2014.

We are committed to recruiting candidates who share the commitment to safeguarding, and therefore we apply robust recruitment and selection procedures to ensure that the people selected are right for the job, and that all candidates are appropriately screened prior to appointment and periodically during their employment

DBS disclosures are mandatory before commencement of employment within the Trust. Therefore, if you are in a position that is deemed a regulated adult and/or child care role, you will not be able to start your employment until we have received a satisfactory DBS clearance.

Safeguarding Policies for the Trust can be accessed via the document links.

The Trust is committed to equal opportunities in employment and welcomes applications from all sections of the community in order to maintain a workforce as diverse as the population it serves.

The first 6 months of employment with the Trust will be a probationary period which may be extended by the Trust for a further 6 months.




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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.


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