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Operational Lead

Job Reference: 301-VA-21-129934

Employer:
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
BeeU 0-25 Emotional Health & Welbeing Service
Location:
Telford Langley Academy & Severnfields Health Village, Shrewsbury
Salary:
£40,057 - £45,839

We are one of the largest integrated Health and Social Care providers, with an annual turnover of close to £400m, serving a population of 1.5m over a core geography of 2,400 square miles. Our portfolio of services includes mental health, learning disability and adult social care services across Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent and Shropshire. We provide a vast range of community services for adults and children and specialised services such as rheumatology and rehabilitation.

We have specialist mother and baby, eating disorder and medium secure forensic mental health services and contracts across the country for IAPT, addiction and some health services in prisons as well as hosting a network for inpatient mental health care for serving military personnel.

Recently, we have been shortlisted for Capsticks Award for innovation, Adademi Wales Award for Excellence in Organisational Development, Health and Wellbeing Award – Public Sector at Personnel Today Awards 2021, we were finalists for the HSJ Value Award 2021 for People and Organisational Development Initiative of the Year and we were the winners of the HR impact Award at Personnel Today Awards 2021.

Employing around 8,500 employees, we are an innovative and forward thinking organisation with an ever expanding portfolio of services. This means we can offer our employees genuine opportunities to develop their careers by gaining experience across a number of specialisms. We are a Keele University Teaching Trust with a thriving Research and Innovation Department.

The Trust works in partnership with the NHS programme ‘Step into Health’, supporting ex-service personnel into a career in the NHS.

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Operational Lead

Job Reference:

Employer:

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Department:

0-25 Emotional Health & Wellbeing Service

Location:

Shropshire/Telford and Wrekin

Salary:

Band 7

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) is a high performing provider of integrated health and care, providing physical and mental health, learning disabilities and adult social care services. Employing 8,500 staff with a turnover of £490m, the majority of our services are delivered in Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent, Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin, however our Inclusion services can be found across the country. Our inclusive organisation has received excellent 2020/21 staff opinion survey results and has recently been short-listed for two prestigious HSJ Awards.

For further information, please click on Trust name above and take a look at our Benefits Leaflet.

The Trust works in partnership with the NHS Programme ‘Step into Health’, supporting ex-service personnel into a career in the NHS

Operational Lead – Band 7

With 0-25 ‘Bee U’ Children & Young People Mental Health Service (previously CAMHS) Operational Lead

Base: Telford Langley Academy and Severn Fields Heath Village, Shrewsbury
Full-time: 37.5 per week - Contract: Permanent

We are looking to expand on our management support to what is an ever increasing Bee U (CAMHS) service in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, (the Bee U CYP Mental Health Service provision). This Operational Manager Post will join our existing Multi-Disciplinary team of professionals headed by the Service Manager, Operational Leads, Clinical Leads and in developing our Service (recently renamed ‘Bee U’ by local young people). The Bee U service is a partnership between Midland Partnership Foundation Trust, The Children’s Society, Kooth and Healios working together in the interests of children and young people in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin.

There will be scope for creativity in this team, to develop evidence based interventions, to think systemically and work collaboratively with children, young people and families, informed by the local Transformation Plan, Future in Mind and the THRIVE framework. It really is time to think differently and creatively about how we can help more children and young people with their emotional wellbeing and mental health. You will be supported by some very lovely people in all parts of our service and the wider partnership.

Bee U CYP Mental Health Service respond quickly to those children and young people referred with urgent and high-risk mental health needs and provide collaborative, effective, evidence based interventions at the right time with the right person. This team work within a multi-disciplinary framework and work closely with other pathways and colleagues to ensure smooth transitions take place and this includes transitions to adult services or alternative specialist providers.

If you are an appropriately qualified and experienced professional with a genuine passion and enjoyment for leading a team and working as a team, in addition to helping children, young people and their families, then please do get in touch. Experience of working well in teams is essential but so too is being an all-round special sort of person (a few flaws are acceptable).

You MUST be a fully registered Nurse, Social Worker or Allied Health Care Professional with appropriate mental health experience to apply.

We respect and are interested in skills and experience but we are also keen to embrace and develop the principles within the CYPIAPT, Future in Mind and the Thrive framework as well as the Trust’s Values. Whilst it will be challenging you will have the chance to help shape the new vision for the service and be part of something exciting from an early stage.

If you would like to discuss this role then please contact: paul.bowers@mpft.nhs.uk

 




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MPFT is committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all areas of the community, who meet the specific criteria of the post regardless of age, ethnictity, sexual orientation, gender, disability and religion/belief.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The Trust has a positive attitude to employees and job applicants with mental health issues.

PLEASE NOTE: should we have a high volume of applications the Trust may close the vacancy early


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