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IPS Mental Health Service Manager

NHS AfC: Band 7

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Service Manager
NHS AfC: Band 7
37.5 Hours per week
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NHS AfC Band 7 £37,570 - £43,772 pa pro rota
24/06/2019 23:59

Derbyshire Healthcare is proud to deliver compassionate care from smoke-free environments.

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



A new exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic motivated IPS in Mental Health Service manager to lead the development of a new IPS service for mental health in Derbyshire.

The post holder will work with the Lead Occupational Therapist and the CMHT service managers to develop the IPS service in line with the IPS principles and the fidelity scale.

The post holder will manage a team of employment specialists who will be embedded into several CMHT’s across Derbyshire and also work collaboratively with other IPS partners and employment specialists to develop a high quality service for our service users.

The post holder will also have an individual caseload, supervise Employment Specialists, undertake field work mentoring and Employer engagement, ensuring that outcomes are met and the service is adhering to the IPS fidelity scale.

You will have an understanding of the principles of IPS and have experience of working with people with mental health difficulties. You will have excellent communication skills to support service users to access employment and work with employers.

A full UK driving licence and vehicle for business use is required for this post; however reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled individuals in line with the Equality Act 2010

For further details / informal visits contact:

Karen Wheeler ( Occupational Therapy Lead) 07775 750784

Apprenticeships logoNo smoking policyInvestors in People: GoldMindful employer.  Being positive about mental health.Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) - BronzeAge positiveDisability confident employer

Applicant requirements

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

Karen Wheeler ( Occupational Therapy Lead) 07775 750784

If you have problems applying, contact

People Resource Team
Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
1st Floor Kingsway House (Entrance D)
DE22 3LZ
01332 564856, opt 1, opt 1