Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provides child and adult mental health services, alcohol treatment, learning disability, wellbeing and eating disorder services across Norfolk and Suffolk.
We are committed to delivering quality driven mental health services. Every individual makes a valuable contribution. We are proud of our staff who have been commended for the care they provide. Do you value working positively, respectfully and together? If so, we’d love you to join us!
Please follow this link to find out more in our Employee Handbook
JOB DESCRIPTION/PERSON SPECIFICATION Please read the job description/person specification carefully and ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience needed. YOUR APPLICATION It is important that you complete a formal application form as CV’s alone will not be accepted.
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If you are a keen, enthusiastic, committed and motivated Clinical Support Worker with knowledge and experience of working with people who experience challenges with their mental health, we would be keen to have you join our busy and supportive mental health team.
The Central Integrated Delivery team is a community mental health team based in Stowmarket covering a large geographical area namely Mid- Suffolk. The team focuses on peoples recovery and the support worker role is focused on providing support to service users. You will be required to work alongside the case manager and be part of an experienced team.
The Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust, use a recovery focused approach to working with people who use our services; this means building a meaningful and satisfying life whether or not there are symptoms or mental health difficulties. A recovery approach focuses on an individual’s strength, skills and personal goals. Whilst many people will recover fully from a mental health problem , there are others who will have on-going symptoms and periods of relapse. Our recovery oriented services recognise that every individual is different and recovery means different things to different people.
We’re interested in hearing from people with a variety of experiences, skills and qualifications. We’d like to know what you’ll be able to bring to our service to enhance the lives of our service users and make a difference to their lives.
In return you will be offered regular training and supervision, as well as being part of a stable team.
Benefits included with this role are:-
To find out for about the role click the job description, then click APPLY to start your candidate experience today!
Interviews for this post will be held in January 2019 (subject to change).
EQUAL OPPORTUNITIESApart from its legal duties in relation to equality and diversity, the Trust recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Additionally, people with disabilities that fall under the Two Ticks - Guaranteed Interview Scheme will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK (formerly CRB) FOR POSTS WITH DIRECT SERVICE USER CONTACT - Please be advised that due to recent changes in the DBS Service, organisations no longer receive copies of DBS Disclosures – these are sent directly to candidates only. Therefore, it will be your responsibility, if successful, to ensure that this is taken to the appointing officer as soon as you receive it. Alternatively, if you have subscribed to the update service, we will be able to check your status once we have your authority to do so.
The Trust has now introduced a DBS Update Service which is a contractual requirement. You need to subscribe when you have applied for your DBS clearance and there is a time limit to subscribe of 19 days after receipt of your DBS disclosure. Please ensure that this is completed within the set time scale.
This update service is an annual subscription at a cost of £13 to you. This will enable the Trust to have instant online access to your DBS record, with your consent, and so will remove the need for you to have to apply for this repeat check again.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
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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Mike Hecht - Social Care Manager - 01449 745200
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