Senior Mental Health Practitioner - Band 7
Come and join us! A New Ward Opening at Dennis Scott Unit | Edgware Community Hospital | Burnt Oak Broadway| HA8 0AD
We are currently recruiting for Band 5 Mental Health Staff Nurses and a Band 7 Senior Mental Health Practitioner.
Senior Mental Health Practitioner - Band 7 (Permanent & Full Time)
£42,313 - £48,515 pa incl of Outer London HCAS
We are very excited to offer this opportunity to join our established and well-regarded service within Barnet Acute Care Services. This Band 7 Senior Mental Health Practitioner role will be based within the acute adult inpatient wards and the Barnet Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Team located within the Dennis Scott Unit at Edgware Community Hospital.
The post holder will provide psychological assessment, formulation and intervention for service-users treated by acute care services, as well as provide consultation and support for staff. It is an exciting time to be part of Barnet, Enfield, and Haringey acute care services, as a number of innovations and projects, are in development in the pursuit of excellent care for people admitted to our services.
We are looking for a candidate with experience of working in adult acute mental health settings with an interest in working with service users, their families and staff teams. You will need to have substantial knowledge, skills, and experience in providing CBT interventions with a range of complex presentations. You will need to be adaptive and flexible and enjoy working both independently and as part of a diverse team. You will need to have an interest in applying your expertise to understanding and supporting the team and system you work within, in order to help develop the therapeutic activity of the collective service.
If you wish to apply for this position, please log online by clicking the apply button and quote job reference number: 306-BAR105-TOS
For further information, please contact Muhammad Jaunbocus (Ward Manager) on 020 8702 4968 or James Ennis (Acute Service Manager) on 020 8702 5613
Closing date: 21 July 2019