Locum Band 7 or 8a CAMHS Practitioner

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Locum Band 7 or 8a CAMHS Practitioner

  • Location:

    North London

  • Sector:

    CPN

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:

    ldonnellan@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

  • Job ref:

    BEH54

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-03-31

Our clients in Barnet, Enfield and Haringey are urgently seeking to recruit a Band 7 or 8a CAMHS Practitioner to join their Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
Job Summary
To work as an adolescent mental health worker in a multi-disciplinary adolescent mental health service. The specialist adolescent service works with high risk and challenging adolescents aged between 12-17. The enhanced community teams have a particular focus on providing intensive support to adolescents with high risk, complex mental health presentations e.g. deliberate self harm, those from complex families who may have suffered abuse or trauma, hard to engage adolescents, early onset psychosis, and those struggling to manage the transition to adulthood.
This service aims to provide an integrated specialist mental health service for adolescents who require
a)an early/urgent intervention;
b)more intensive input, including assertive outreach, and who may be referred by both the local authority and Health professionals.
The community teams form part of a wider network of other adolescent services within the community and with acute Trusts, Adult Mental Health Services as well as Youth Offending Services, Safeguarding Children services and the voluntary sector.
​​​​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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