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Mental Health Crisis Home Treatment Practitioner

Band 6

Main area
Mental Health
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
110-NMR362-0918
Site
Prince Charles Hospital
Town
Merthyr
Salary
£26,566 to £35,578 per annum
Closing
24/09/2018 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our http://joincwmtaf.wales page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for full time band 6 CRHT practitioner's to work at the Crisis resolution Home Treatment which is based at Prince Charles Hospital.

The post holder’s role will be to support the provision of health care to the people of the Cwm Taf, contributing to a 24 hour a day, 7 day a week provision of a Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Service for clients experiencing a mental health crisis.

This will involve both lone and joint assessments of people’s mental health and working with people in their own home for client’s identified as suitable for home treatment for their acute mental health problem.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed practitioner who is proactive but also an effective team player.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

 

Closing Date:   24th September 2018

 

 

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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

Team Leader Rob Thomas 01685 721721 ext 6952