An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 7 Community Mental Health Team (CMHT), Team Lead within Blaenau Gwent Adult Mental Health Services. The role will involve line management and clinical leadership for both the Community mental health team based at Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan. Experience of working within a CMHT at a band 6 level or equivalent would be vital for this post, however consideration would be made for applicants who work within other clinical areas at this grade, depending on experience.
We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic and motivated in providing evidence based patient care to a complex patient group with a range of mental health difficulties within the Blaenau Gwent catchment area. As the Team Lead you would be accountable for team performance and the quality of the service delivered. You would act as a role model to the team, support staff through clinical leadership and guidance helping them to develop and empower their own clinical skills. You would ensure appropriate tailored care plans are in place using a recovery focus, monitoring progress through caseload and management supervision. The successful candidate would be required to help enable any change management cascaded via the Directorate Management Team.
Your role would enable well organised, safe and effective care that is recovery focused. The care should be person centered with clearly identified clinical outcomes/ targets. You would need to have significant experience of working with mental health services and have developed management skills that would be transferable to this role.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.
Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English
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Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.
Please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any time should it be filled via the internal redeployment process
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