Team Manager - Community Mental Health
About the service
The Mental Health Service in Haringey is undergoing a period of change and development. There has been significant work on the development of new pathways that promote mental health and wellbeing as well as the provision of primary and secondary mental health care, integrated with social work and social care.
Your new role
You will lead a team of experienced Social Workers, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Mental Health Nurses, and occupational therapists, ensuring that clinical and care services are delivered to required standards
You will also join the service to:
- Implement and ensure that modern responsive services are provided in both community and in-patient settings
- Work in partnership with senior managers in the Mental Health Trust, where you will be actively involved in local decision making processes, delivering on financial targets and standards for accountable budgets
- Build on positive working relationships between the Council and the NHS CCG, taking forward our shared strategic intentions and making them happen
This is an excellent opportunity to help shape and lead a high performing, modern mental health service that supports the vision for Haringey as a place where all residents can live well and achieve their potential.
What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for applicants who are excited by the opportunities that this role presents with the experience and talent to manage and influence practice in a complex, diverse and challenging environment so that our staff are enabled to focus on mental health social work and residents receive a good service. Applicants must have a relevant qualification with proven experience in a management role in Mental Health Services. An AMHP qualification is desirable. Applications will be accepted from qualified nurses and OT's as well as Social Workers.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Jessica Zhang now on 0207 259 8715.