A vacancy has arisen for a Band 7 Senior Practitioner within the Swindon Complex Intervention and Treatment Team, based at The Victoria Centre in Swindon.
This is service made up with a team of skilled and confident professionals, delivering high quality care to those who use the service. Applicants will therefore need to demonstrate substantial experience and knowledge in the delivery of mental health care in the community, together with an understanding of the Care Act, Care Programme Approach, Section 117 aftercare, our integrated health and social care model and the complexities of managing care pathways between community and inpatient services.
As Senior Practitioner you will ensure all aspects of the team’s functioning are well managed with overall responsibility for managing the team caseload and referrals into the service. You will also provide formal supervision and informal day to day guidance for team members, and will work alongside side other senior practitioners to clinically lead the team. You will support Team manager and senior practitioners in their role of promoting high quality care delivery, along with many other aspects of managing team and client needs whilst representing AWP values. You will also require to carry a small number of case with complex needs.
Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a high level of decision making skills and to be able to work independently. Applicants will also need to be proficient with the use of IT systems for both data and documentation purposes.
THIS POST IS AVAILABLE TO ALL APPLICANTS WHO CAN DEMONSTRATE RELEVANT PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION, EDUCATION TO DEGREE LEVEL OR ABILITY TO DEMONSTRATE EQUIVALENT LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Leanne Norman-Thorpe, Service Manager or Michele Curr or Dee Sanghara, Senior Practitioners on 01793 327800