Senior Mental Health & Wellbeing Practitioner – SPOC in Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board Bugighi tbc, West Coast Division (The Gambia), The Gambia

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Detailed Job Description And Main Responsibilities

We can offer you a very supportive working environment. We are passionate and committed to supporting our teams with continuous professional development and have an excellent record of high-quality mentorship within our teams and look to employ individuals who want to develop others as well as themselves. If you are looking for a leadership role with variety, continuous support, and genuine job satisfaction, please get in touch with us. Informal visits (by appointment) are very welcome, come and see what our teams do and discuss how you can join us!

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Main duties of the job

The successful post holder will ensure that all components of the service are undertaken to high standards, demonstrating leadership to build trust and inspire motivation and teamwork. This will include supporting the Service to maintain professional clinical standards and be professionally accountable for the delivery of its associated functions. They will provide highly specialised clinical advice to other mental health professionals as well as their direct reports, acting as the clinical decision maker when triaging individuals with sometimes multiple and highly complex mental health needs.

The successful applicant will provide a lead role in supporting the evaluation and management of clinical triage to ensure a range of recovery focused interventions with clear outcomes are provided to enable individuals to reach their full potential, utilising Third Sector organisations and community resources to maximise their recovery. This will include promoting an environment that demonstrates good learning experience for staff and facilitating self-reflection of the team and personal development.

The post holder should be flexible and adaptable to accommodate the needs of the service, contributing to and improving the performance of the service. In the absence of the Clinical Lead, the successful post holder will take lead of the service and will also be required to take part in on call provisions.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

Company: Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Bugighi tbc, West Coast Division (The Gambia), The Gambia

Application Deadline: N/A

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