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Friday 06 January 2017
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Crisis and Home Treatment Worker

Band 6

Main area
Radbourne Unit
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full and Part Time hours available
Job ref
383-DMH252-18
Site
Radbourne Unit
Town
Derby
Salary
£26,565 - £35,557 per annum pro rota
Closing
28/06/2018 23:59

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A focus on recovery
Here at Derbyshire Healthcare, we are committed to working alongside the people who use our services, to help them lead meaningful and satisfying lives.
 
We believe in compassionate, patient-centred care. Each member of staff has a part to play in supporting the people who use our services. But don't just take our word for it, visit our website to watch our "We are Derbyshire Healthcare" video to see what our staff, service receivers, carers and members have to say about the Trust.  Also, to find out more about our Trust and Derbyshire as a great place to work and live please visit our recruitment site via www.derbyshirehealthcarejobs.co.uk

 


 

  Following a recent investment we are looking to recruit 5 ,full time,  Band 6    practitioners . You will be a  registered mental health nurse, social worker or occupational therapist.  

This well established, multi-disciplinary team offers a high quality assessment and home treatment service as an alternative to hospital admission, to individuals experiencing acute mental health crises. Working in partnership with clients, families and existing service providers, the team offers a range of interventions and approaches aimed at emphasising hope and optimism, and developing personal strengths to help achieve recovery. The CRHT remit brings us into contact with clients with a range of mental health, social, psychological and situational difficulties from the diverse population of Derbyshire.

As a service we are looking for individuals who are genuinely warm and engaging and focussed on client / customer satisfaction. You will be a good communicator,  reliable , able to meet our commitments and demonstrate respect and dignity.

Safety planning and formulation skills are essential, together with experience of working with people with severe mental illness.Applicants must hold a relevant professional qualification. Two years post registration experience and applied knowledge and training in therapeutic interventions such as CBT, Solution Focussed Therapy is desirable.

This is a 24 hour service across a 7 day week, 365 days per year and as such the successful candidate will be expected to work as part of a 24 hour rota, including nights.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

Cath Dunning, Senior Nurse or Trina Heaton, Senior Nurse, on 01332 623900.

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01332 623700 ext 31227