We have an exciting opportunity within our Assessment and Liaison service working in the London Borough of Southwark. We are keen to appoint a motivated and flexible senior practitioner with either a nursing, occupational therapy or social work qualification who are looking for a new challenge and career development opportunity. Working predominantly with services users with mood anxiety and personality difficulties and interfacing directly with primary care services we are developing close working relationships to support a 12 week engagement and stabilization pathway in our front facing assessment and liaison team.
The London Borough of Southwark is a diverse Borough with complex needs. We are engaging in transformational change and are delivering our services through a local network model that is aligned with GP surgeries.
Newly appointed staff will be provided with ongoing structured support to enhance their knowledge and skills through on going individual, informal and group supervision. Academic learning opportunities can also be available to staff one year post employment.
Short listed candidates will be asked to participate in an observed assessment on the day of interview.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Patrick Mercer Community Borough Lead Southwark North Assessment and Liaison
( Phone number removed )
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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