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Day Service Practitioner

Band 6

Main area
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Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
437-2220784
Site
Prestwich
Town
Prestwich
Salary
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum
Closing
28/02/2020 23:59

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH) is one of the leading mental health trusts in the UK.

Serving a population of 1.2million people, the Trust employs around 4750 people who make a difference across 130 locations. Situated in one of the most exciting and affordable cities in Europe, GMMH provides community and inpatient mental health care, alongside substance misuse services across the North West.

GMMH is one of the most active research trusts in the UK, with one of the highest levels of recruitment to clinical trials for mental health. This puts our staff and service users at the leading edge of new mental health treatments.

The Trust provides a range of specialist services including prison in reach across the North of England, a specialist centre for mental health and deafness and in patient perinatal mental health care.

We have been rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commission. Our substance misuse services and leadership were rated as ‘Outstanding’

The day service is currently based within Junction 17 at Prestwich and offers a variety of service to the young people across GMMH. Our services include:

  • Supporting young people with their discharge from inpatient services.
  • We provide DBT focus groups.
  • We offer outreach care.
  • Bespoke packages of community care for complex cases.

Within this role you will be exposed to a wide range of opportunities and training will be provided for each aspect of your role. You will also be involved in the gatekeeping process for young people being considered for T4 admission.

CAMHS experience is desirable not essential.

Suitable for candidates who have been qualified for 12 months as a minimum.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Justine Mason

Tel: 0161 358 0617

Email: Justine.mason@gmmh.nhs.uk

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