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IPTS Practitioner

Job Reference: 100-NMR003-0119

Employer:
Hywel Dda University Health Board
Department:
Integrated Psychological Therapy Service
Location:
Pembrokeshire, Haverfordwest
Salary:
£28,050 to £36,644 per annum

Our Hywel Dda values reflect who we are and how we behave. We continuously work together to be the best we can be as we strive to develop and deliver excellent services, putting people at the heart of everything we do. Throughout our recruitment process you will be asked to think about how you would demonstrate these values in the way that you work with us.

If you are a Qualified Healthcare Professional considering relocating or thinking of moving to Hywel Dda University Health Board as your next career choice and would like to find out more information, please contact: Tina Coleman - Recruitment Campaign Specialist tina.coleman@wales.nhs.uk

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Hywel Dda University Health Board (UHB) reserve the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.


We are seeking to appoint a Band 6 qualified Mental Health Practitioner to further enhance our service. This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced Mental Health Pactitioner who would welcome the opportunity to work within this area of Mental Health Care.

The Integrated Psychological Therapies Service (IPTS) provides intensive support for people experiencing mental health related conditions and require psychological therapeutic intervention. We work collaboratively with other mental health service providers and are committed to providing care for service users and their families/carers within the least restrictive environment.

The opportunity to work within the IPTS, which provides evidence based psychological therapies and interventions, is in line with modern service delivery.

Interested individuals will be expected to be enthusiastic, flexible to the needs of the service and committed to the working ethos of the IPTS model. The ability to travel between sites in a timely manner is essential as travel across the Three Counties will be required.

It is essential that you have a recognised professional qualification such as nurse registration/social work/OT. Applicants will require a sound knowledge of current issues pertaining to Mental Health and Psychological well-being.

 

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

 

Interviews for this post will be held on 21st February 2019.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Sarah Shute, IPTS Team Lead, 01437 772838

 

 




Hywel Dda University Health Board operates a bilingual policy / Mae Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda yn gweithredu polisi dwyieithog.

‘All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English’.

‘Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg’.

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These processes are in line with Fair and Lawful processing in line with current Data Protection Legislation especially those in relation to your personal or sensitive personal data (sensitive personal data is defined as any declared physical or mental health conditions, racial or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, trade union membership, political opinion, religious beliefs). As an organisation, we ensure that the legislation defining confidentiality is observed such as use of data for specific, defined purposes, and use of data that is relevant and not excessive whilst practicing data accuracy and security of all held personal identifiable information (PII).

If you are successfully appointed, by completing the application form you authorise the UHB to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national Electronic Staff Record (ESR).


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) 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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