Team Manager – Older Adult Community Mental Health Team in Hywel Dda University Health Board at Aberystwyth, Wales, United Kingdom

Website Hywel Dda University Health Board

This listing is about Hywel Dda University Health Board in Aberystwyth, Wales, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

The post offers an exciting opportunity for the right Mental Health Professional to secure the position of Team Manager for our committed and passionate Older Adult Community Mental Health Team in Ceredigion.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate well-developed leadership skills along with the faculty to motivate a multi-disciplinary team to deliver high quality, safe and effective care and treatment programs in collaboration with our service users and their carers/family. In addition, the expectation is that the professional in this post will engender a culture that champions the equality and rights for this often-disadvantaged client group.

The successful candidate will:

  • be able to demonstrate an ability to lead and manage the safe operation of an Older Adult Community Mental Health Team
  • be able to demonstrate the requisite leadership skills to effectively manage change, working systematically in accordance with policy/procedure and best practice to both raise and maintain standards whilst leading a team through transformation.
  • be able to demonstrate a confident ability to set, lead and maintain high clinical and professional standards in the workplace in accordance with Health Board and All Wales policies and procedures, and Health Inspectorate Wales Regulatory Standards.
  • be able to show an awareness of clinical governance along with a thorough knowledge of clinical effectiveness and clinical supervision within older adult community mental health practice
  • be able to enjoy good professional working relationships and mix easily with service users/families/carers, multidisciplinary and interagency colleagues alike, in keeping with Health Board Values and your respective Professional Code of Conduct.

Full time hours are preferred (37.5 hours per week), but part time/job share would be considered.

The Health Board is committed to supporting its staff to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing patient and service user experiences. In our commitment to increase the number of staff who are able to communicate in Welsh with patients and professionals, we welcome applications from Welsh speakers.

The ability to communicate in Welsh is desirable for this post. If you do not meet the Welsh Language requirements specified, the Health Board offers a variety of learning options and staff support to help you meet these minimal desirable requirements during the course of your employment with us.

Hywel Dda University Health Board operates a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

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Company: Hywel Dda University Health Board

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Job Location: Aberystwyth, Wales, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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