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Mental Health Practitioner

Band 6

Main area
Older People and Adult Community
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
310-COP47-1896835
Site
Bowthorpe Unit, North Cambs Hospital
Town
Wisbech
Salary
£28,050 - £36,644 pa pro rata
Closing
27/08/2019 23:59

We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Mental Health Practitioner to join our Older Peoples Mental Health Team, within the Wisbech Neighbourhood Team.

The ideal candidate will have a strong team work ethic, sense of accountability, accompanied by an ability to work under pressure at times. This post is open to professionals with the right attributes and hold either HCPC or NMC registration to enhance a team. The post involves assessment and treatment of people within the Wisbech area referred to the mental health services, along with support for carers, and integrated working with other disciplines within the Neighbourhood team and supporting services. Caseloads will involve supporting both functional and organic patients at home and in care homes.

In return we will provide the necessary support to ensure your development within the role.

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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

Alex Carr, Advanced Mental Health Practitioner - 01354 637041

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital
Cambridge, CB21 5EF

T 01223 219400 (open 8:30am to 5pm)
F 01480 398501