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Community Mental Health Nurse/Mental Health Practitoner

Job Reference: 425-A-19-29117

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen for two Band 6 Community Mental Health Nurses/Mental Health Practitioners to join our Community CWAMH Teams at in Sheffield. The Community Teams deliver care to young people up to the age of 18 years. Using a range of evidence based assessment and treatment pathways, delivered by a full MDT membership.

As a service working with Children, Young People and families we welcome qualified mental health nurses and allied health practioners applying, who have a clear passion and wish to make a difference. The candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills acquired in core training along with the ability to demonstrate high quality evidence based assessments and treatments in practice, alongside management of risk and crisis. We are part of the CYP IAPT initiative and work in partnership with our users and carers. There are excellent opportunities for training and clinical supervision, supported by a team training oversight. Much of the delivery of care within the community teams is underpinned by the Transformation plans within Sheffield and Future in Mind Vision. If you are excited about change and want to be part of this new and exciting time within Sheffield CWAMH, with the aspiration to really make a difference we would very much welcome your application.

All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£49). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

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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