Band 6 Medical Health Practitioners

HCL Workforce
24.00 - 25.00 GBP Hourly
09 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Band 6 Medical Health Practitioners - CAMHS Team - Kent

Salary: GBP24 - GBP25 per hour. Locations: Kent. When: Locum, Full - time. Start Date: ASAP

We are looking for experienced Band 6 Medical Health Practitioners to join a CAMHS Team (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services [1]) in the Kent area.

This vacancy has an initial 3 - 6 month contract.

The team is looking for staff that have professional/clinical qualification (nurses, social workers, occupational therapist, creative therapist) working with children and young people with emotional wellbeing and mental health issues.

The main duties of this role would be to use an expert clinical understanding in assessing jointly with colleagues in the multi-disciplinary team, children, adolescents and their families to identify the appropriate service for their children/young person.


- Skills and ability to undertake telephone triage and brief telephone assessment of emotional and mental health needs of C&YP age 0-18

- Extensive experience in C&YP MHS services

- Clinically assessing complex MH issues

- Organisational skills

- Excellent telephone manner

- Ability to deal with complex calls.

Relevant social work qualification, e.g. CQSW, CSS, DipSW, nursing, OT qualification or NVQ 4 (Care), HNC (Social Care), or HNC Care Management. You must be professionally registered in the area you wish to work - SSSC for Scotland, CCW for Wales, NISCC for Northern Ireland or HCPC for England; and be eligible to work in the UK. Strong post-qualified Children and Families experience is also required.

If you are interested in this position please call Sabah on , or click 'apply'.

Working for HCL Social Care:
- Support from a dedicated consultant with extensive social work experience in your particular region of the country.
- Choice of a variety of social work jobs across 150 authorities throughout the UK within many specialisms.
- LTD, PAYE or Umbrella company payments with our daily payroll system.
- Excellent referral scheme - GBP200 for each successfully placed person.

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