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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/06/2022.

Operational Lead MHST

Job Reference: 267-BM4243887

Employer:
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Buckinghamshire CAMHS
Location:
Sue Nichols Centre, Aylesbury
Salary:
£47,126 - £53,219 per annum pro rata (plus 3% on c

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust has been rated as Good by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

We are a responsive and innovative Foundation Trust that places our values of Caring, Safe and Excellent at the heart of everything we do. We take great pride in our staff and believe that investing in you is key to us achieving our vision of outstanding care delivered by outstanding people.

We work with a wide range of partner organisations to deliver care and support to people in their own homes and from a number of hospitals and community bases. We focus on delivering care as close to home as possible.


This is an exciting opportunity to join and lead our expanding Mental Health Support Team.

You will be managing an outward facing team offering low intensity interventions in schools, whole school approaches and enhancing and enabling schools to get the right support for children and young people in the right place and at the right time. In line with the government’s priority to increase access and availability of mental health and wellbeing support for children and young people, the new Education Mental Health Practitioner (EMHP) workforce offers an exciting opportunity to deliver evidence-based early interventions for children and young people, working across both educational settings and healthcare sectors in England.

In this hugely important team role, you’ll manage and supervise a diverse group of staff from a range of professional backgrounds, provide great leadership with enthusiasm for service transformation and determination to provide outstanding quality of care, ensuring that children and young people are kept at the heart of everything we do. You’ll be responsible for coordinating and motivating the team, having robust oversight of waiting lists and working with key colleagues to ensure continuity of service.

Our team is expanding and we need a leader to cover maternity leave for 1 year fixed term.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Lucy Eaves

Job title: Service Manager

Email address: lucy.eaves@oxfordhealth.nhs.uk

Telephone number:01865 901951

Additional contact information

Vivienne Pollard, Service Manager

vivienne.pollard@oxfordhealth.nhs.gov.uk

01865 901951

 




  • New starters have a 6 month probationary period. This, together with the induction process aims to create a positive supportive working environment allowing new employees to learn key elements of their role over a reasonable timescale.
  • Candidates not currently employed by the Trust who attend an interview for non-qualified Band 1-5 posts are required to undertake numeracy and literacy assessments.

  • Appointment to this post is subject to the trust receiving satisfactory references covering 3-5 years of employment or study. Please ask your referees to respond promptly to reference requests.

  • Employees are expected to undertake mandatory and statutory training related to their role.

  • We positively encourage applications from all areas of the community, regardless of gender, race, faith, disability, age or sexual orientation and we encourage applications from users of mental health services. This is part of our commitment to equality and reflecting the diversity of our population.

  • Oxford Health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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