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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 15/08/2021.

Complex Care Case Management Nurse Assessor (S117)

Job Reference: 877-CSU-2990484-C

Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit
Complex Care Case Management Nurse Assessor
Venture House, Derby
£31,365 - £37,890 pa

Complex Care Case Management Nurse Assessor [S117]

The NHS is the biggest employer in Europe. It’s a world-renowned institution and an exciting place to work, full of challenges and opportunities.

NHS Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit (MLCSU) is one of the biggest and best-performing commissioning support units in the country, with among the highest levels of staff and customer satisfaction. We work together as a team of over 1,600 expert staff based across the Midlands and North West to make a difference – for our customers, patients and communities.

Offering a full range of professional services to clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), hospital trusts, local authorities, integrated care systems (ICSs) and other public bodies\ across the country, our NHS values underpin everything we do.

MLCSU has been commissioned by Derby and Derbyshire CCG to develop and deliver an Enhanced Case Management Service for 4 Specified Patient Cohorts (Mental Health, Learning Disability, Autistic Spectrum Disorder & Children & Young People) with a proposed mobilisation date of 1st April 2021

The Enhanced Case Management Service will be housed within our friendly and supportive Continuing Health Care and Complex Care Needs Team.

The service is a twin site operation [Chesterfield and Derby] but is currently a remote working operation in line with COVID19 Restrictions.

This is an exciting time to join a dynamic and growing patient centred service focused on delivering exceptional care services to Adults and Children and Young People presenting with Complex Care Needs.

Can you help us make the difference?

The 4 Patient Cohorts are:

  • Transforming Care
  • S117 Aftercare duties under the Mental Health Act 1983
  • CYP [ Section 75 shared duties with Local Authorities] And
  • Dowry Retraction / Legacy cases

Who we’re looking for:

  • Complex Care Case Management Nurse Assessor [S117]: [Band 6x2] to complete case management reviews of individual’s placements and S117 Care Packages on behalf of NHS Derby and Derbyshire CCG

The [Mental Health Act 1983 S117 Aftercare] role Is About working to makes better lives by:

Working collaboratively with social care partners and liaising with patients and their families and carers in line with the requirements of S117 Aftercare Mental Health Act and the Care Act and to develop a record of reviews undertaken.

Ensuring the “right care” at the “right time” and “right place” and contributing to the improvement of health inequalities

Providing case management for selected 25 cases from current S117 Caseload – complex cases in specialist placements identified that would benefit from increased level of case management and review every 6 months.

Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit recognises the value serving personnel, reservists, veterans, and military families bring to our business and would encourage people from the armed forces community to apply for our vacancies.

What we offer

In return, we provide a supportive environment in which to learn and develop, with the opportunity to further your skills and career within an exciting and evolving environment.

Joining our inclusive and innovative team comes with a range of benefits including flexible & agile working arrangements, pension scheme and generous annual leave allowance.

With our training schemes and support networks, you will be empowered to play a leading role in the future of healthcare, whatever your specialism or interest. And as a member of NHS staff you will receive plenty of discounts from a host of restaurants and high-street stores too.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Wendy Tipper


In the event of exceptionally high levels of response, we reserve the right to close the post before the closing date. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible.

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Additional information relating to the role can be found in the Job Description below. Please note that candidates will be shortlisted against the criteria outlined within the Person Specification (also below), therefore, to avoid disappointment please ensure you meet the requirements of the role before applying and that you are able to demonstrate these requirements throughout your application form.

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