Qualified Mental Health Nurse Social Worker Jobs Vacancy at Sheffield Health And Social Care Nhs Foundation Trust Sheffield
- Qualified Mental Health Nurse Social Worker
- Sheffield Health And Social Care Nhs Foundation Trust
- Sheffield ENG
- 08 Dec, 2017 30+ days ago
Sheffield Health And Social Care Nhs Foundation Trust Sheffield urgently required following position for Qualified Mental Health Nurse Social Worker. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Qualified Mental Health Nurse Social Worker Jobs Vacancy at Sheffield Health And Social Care Nhs Foundation Trust Sheffield Jobs Details:
We are a Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust providing a range of diverse services including: generic & specialist mental health care; services for people with learning disability; drug & alcohol services; Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT); GP Primary Care services; dementia care services; and community based services for those with long term neurological conditions. We promote emotional health and well being through the provision of accessible high quality modern services designed around the needs of our local population. Our culture is founded upon effective partnership working and close working relationships with staff, service users and their families/carers. We strive to deliver consistently high quality care through our high performing, dedicated & skilful workforce which you could now become a part of. Our values are fundamental to ensuring people are at the heart of everything we do, our values are Respect, Compassion, Partnership. Accountability, Fairness and Ambition.
The Liaison Psychiatry is a seven day a week service providing 24 hour cover in A&E and up to 11pm to the wards. The service is based on the Northern General Hospital site and works across the age range.
The team provides acute assessment of Mental Health needs for patients referred from the Sheffield Teaching Hospitals including A&E, MAU’S and all other in-patient wards. Those referred will present often in a crisis situation with a wide range of mental health needs including self harm or thoughts of suicide. You will also be expected to work with people with dementia/Confusion/Delirium.
You should have experience of MDT working within an acute psychiatric setting and have knowledge of assessment and treatment focused interventions.
The successful candidate will possess excellent risk assessment and management skills together with an ability to make decisions and work autonomously whilst also being part of a multi disciplinary team.
A working knowledge of the Mental Health Act and how to access services and resources available in the community is essential.
Contribution to Service Development and Clinical Supervision structures are also an essential part of this role.
Support and training is offered to the Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust staff and will form part of this role. Networking and the ability to manage the interface between a number of service providers are also key to this role.
The Trust is committed to safeguarding adults and children and as part of our safe recruitment practice the successful applicant(s) will be subject to a check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) if it is deemed appropriate for the role. The cost of the DBS check, currently up to £48.23, must be met by the successful applicant(s).
If you decide to apply for this post but do not hear from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.
All communication for this position will be through NHS Jobs, so please ensure you access your account regularly and turn on notifications.
For further information, please contact Victoria Spencer or Marie Bailey on (0114) 226 2754/3882.
Our values are fundamental to ensuring people are at the heart of everything we do, our values are:
- Respect: We listen to other, valuing their views and contributions
- Compassion: We show empathy and kindness to others so they feel supported, understood and safe
- Partnership: We engage with others on the basis of equality and collaboration
- Accountability: We are open and transparent, acting with honesty and integrity, accepting responsibility for outcomes
- Fairness: We ensure equal access to opportunity, support and services
- Ambition: We are committed to making a difference and helping to fulfil aspirations and hopes of our service users.
SHSC is a Level 2 'Disability Confident' employer, this means that if you have a Disability you are guaranteed an interview if you meet ALL of the essential criteria for this post. Please make sure that when you apply for this post you make it clear how you meet the criteria for the post and also complete the monitoring section of the application where there is a box to tick to indicate that you wish to be included in the guaranteed interview scheme.
The Trust values the diversity of all staff and is committed to equality. We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community regardless of age, gender, racial origin, religion or belief, sexual orientation or disability including people who have experienced mental ill health. We actively welcome applications from people who have used our services.
Disclosure and Barring Service Check This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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