Locum Band 7 - CAMHS Practitioner

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Locum Band 7 - CAMHS Practitioner

  • Location:

    West London

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  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:


​Our clients in West London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 7 CAMHS Practitioner to join their CAMHS Service.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
Job Description
The Post holder will: -
  • To undertake generic and specialist mental health assessments for children and families referred to the Community CAMHS service in a variety of settings e.g. clinic, children’s centres, schools and nurseries.
  • To provide specialist assessments and treatment to children, young people and their families as appropriate in a variety settings i.e. children’s centres, schools and nurseries.
  • To formulate and implement plans for formal treatment and or/management of mental health difficulties experienced by children and families presenting to Community CAMHS in line with research findings and evidence-based practice.
  • During the therapeutic process, to continuously evaluate treatment/therapy options taking into account both theoretical and therapeutic models and highly complex factors concerning historical and developmental processed that have shaped the individual child/young person or family. CAMHS Clinicians are expected to use specialist outcome measures to support evaluation of treatment; this is in line with transformational plans within CAMHS contexts also.
  • To take case manager responsibility for child mental health care packages in the treatment of complex cases, taking responsibility for arranging network/professional reviews as required.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and would like to find out more, please call Lauren - 07552277905 (New Registrants) or Georgia 07552277896 (Existing Registrants) or alternatively please email Recruitment@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk.
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