Band 6 Medical Health Practitioners

Recruiter
HCL Workforce
Location
Kent
Salary
24.00 - 25.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
09 Sep 2017
Expires
07 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Band 6 Medical Health Practitioners - CAMHS Team - Kent

Salary: GBP24 - GBP25 per hour. Locations: Kent. When: Locum, Full - time. Start Date: ASAP

We are looking for experienced Band 6 Medical Health Practitioners to join a CAMHS Team (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services [1]) in the Kent area.

This vacancy has an initial 3 - 6 month contract.

The team is looking for staff that have professional/clinical qualification (nurses, social workers, occupational therapist, creative therapist) working with children and young people with emotional wellbeing and mental health issues.

Responsibilities:
The main duties of this role would be to use an expert clinical understanding in assessing jointly with colleagues in the multi-disciplinary team, children, adolescents and their families to identify the appropriate service for their children/young person.

Skills:

- Skills and ability to undertake telephone triage and brief telephone assessment of emotional and mental health needs of C&YP age 0-18

- Extensive experience in C&YP MHS services

- Clinically assessing complex MH issues

- Organisational skills

- Excellent telephone manner

- Ability to deal with complex calls.

Requirements:
Relevant social work qualification, e.g. CQSW, CSS, DipSW, nursing, OT qualification or NVQ 4 (Care), HNC (Social Care), or HNC Care Management. You must be professionally registered in the area you wish to work - SSSC for Scotland, CCW for Wales, NISCC for Northern Ireland or HCPC for England; and be eligible to work in the UK. Strong post-qualified Children and Families experience is also required.

Contact:
If you are interested in this position please call Sabah on , or click 'apply'.

Working for HCL Social Care:
- Support from a dedicated consultant with extensive social work experience in your particular region of the country.
- Choice of a variety of social work jobs across 150 authorities throughout the UK within many specialisms.
- LTD, PAYE or Umbrella company payments with our daily payroll system.
- Excellent referral scheme - GBP200 for each successfully placed person.

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