Location Ipswich, Suffolk
Job type Contract
Salary £17.00 - £18.00 per hour
Reference 17442
Date posted November 04, 2019
Duration 6 months
Here at Maxxima we are looking to recruit a Mental Health Practitioner to join the Trusts Emotional Wellbeing Hub, based in Ipswich,

This is a full time position, working between Monday - Friday 8am-8pm, although part time may be considered.

This multi-agency team offering a central point of contact and information for parents, carers, and professionals who are concerned about the mental health or emotional wellbeing of a child or young person in East or West Suffolk.

Young people can also contact the Emotional Wellbeing Hub to get emotional wellbeing help and support.

The role will be working as part of the telephone triage service, as the first point of call for young people, its a friendly and supportive team who will offer training where needed.

The team are happy to accept applications from Mental Health Nurses or Qualified Social Workers who are looking to work within Children's services.

Requirements for this Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner;
- You must have a valid NMC or HCPC pin.
- You must have qualified experience in a children's or mental health team.
- All applicants must have experience undertaking assessments and providing treatment to patients who have severe and enduring mental illness.

More information is available on request, please apply with a copy of your CV to Elle at Maxxima Nursing Team

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.