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Primary CAMHS Specialist

Band 7

Main area
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
Band 7
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Child and Family Centre, Tonteg
£31,697 to £41,787 per annum
28/08/2017 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 page


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Cwm Taf Primary CAMHS team, delivering, and developing a Part 1, Mental Health (Wales) Measure service. Based at the Child and Family Clinic, Tonteg, we welcome applications from Social Workers, Nursing and Psychology who have experience of working in CAMHS, and who are adept in working autonomously, and as part of a team.

The post holder will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, experience in completion of comprehensive mental health assessments, delivery of programmes of interventions, group work, training / teaching and consultation to primary care providers.

The post holder will also be expected to participate in training of others, ongoing professional self-development and to undertake research and audit.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post

Closing date: 28th August 2017

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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

Mrs Sue Vaughan
01443 443008