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Senior CAMHS Practitioner/Clinical Psychologist/SALT (Specialist Neur

Job Reference: 349-MCH-3668886

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Salford CAMH's, Salford
£40,057 - £45,839 per annum, pro rata

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 28,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

Salford CAMHS has an exciting opportunity for qualified and registered practitioners, who are passionate about working in children’s and young people’s mental health and who want to make a difference for those with Neuro-Developmental Conditions.

Salford CAMHS is an “Outstanding” (CQC 2019) large and dynamic service. We are looking for a range skilled and experienced CAMHS professionals, Nurses, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, to join our supportive and friendly multidisciplinary Neuro-Developmental Pathway. By Joining the team you will have the opportunity to work alongside highly skilled and experienced colleges from a range of services and professions; occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, and community paediatrics etc.

In conjunction with the team you will be able to assess, formulate, and provide interventions (including prescribing for NMPs) for children and young people who may have ADHD and or an ASC. You will be committed to child, family and young person centred practice. You will be confident in liaising and advocating for children and young people with a range of professionals including GPs, schools and social care to promote good quality multidisciplinary care plans and outcomes.

In return you will be well supported, offered a range of continued professional development opportunities, Join a trust with a wide range of staff benefits and be part of wider committed work force eager to support the growing mental health needs of children and young people in the locality.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameDavid CrierJob titleService Manager - Salford CAMHSEmail addressdavid.crier@mft.nhs.ukTelephone number0161 518 5400Additional contact information






We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £26.85(standard disclosure) or £43.85(enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT would like to develop a committed, flexible workforce that is able to adapt to the changing needs of the NHS. We aim to support employees who wish to work flexibly, to allow them to maintain a healthy work life balance and fair consideration will be given to any flexible working requests.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.

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