Assistant Practitioner Band 4

at  Norfolk Suffolk Foundation Trust

Norwich, England, United Kingdom - 00000

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Description:

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provides child and adult mental health services, learning disability, wellbeing, older people’s and eating disorder services across Norfolk and Suffolk.
At any one time, around 23,000 people in Norfolk and Suffolk are receiving care and attention from the Trust. We believe in whole life care - seeing people in the context of their whole lives, understanding the importance of good physical health, friends, family, spirituality, culture, home, work, education and a sense of purpose and achievement to experience good mental health.
Nearly 3,200 full and part-time practitioners care for our service users in hospitals, in the community and in their own homes, whilst an additional 900+ staff provide non-clinical support, including cleaning, delivering supplies, ward administration, information technology, human resources and financial services.
We are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and want to reflect the diversity of our local communities within our teams. We welcome applications from all talented individuals with the relevant qualifications, skills, knowledge and experience.
We are committed to delivering quality driven mental health services. Every individual makes a valuable contribution. We are proud of our staff who have been commended for the care they provide. Do you value working positively, respectfully and together? If so, we’d love you to join us!
We will consider flexible working arrangements for our roles, please indicate in your application if this is something you require

JOB DESCRIPTION/PERSON SPECIFICATION

Please read the job description/person specification carefully and ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience needed.

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service

Responsibilities:

MAIN DUTIES OF THE JOB

Working as an Assistant Practitioner in the Older People’s Community Mental Health Team.
The team are a dynamic and forward-thinking group who value the Assistant Practitioner role and will make sure there are good opportunities for the successful applicant to develop and enhance their clinical skills.
The team also respect and value the lives of the people we support and work with. They positively engage with a range of companion organisations to ensure the best support and treatment can be given to our patients.
You will work one-to-one with many patients and carers, managing your own caseload and will also be part of a team, providing group work, focusing on delivering care across a sector and working within the MDT, carrying a small supported caseload. You will have regular support and supervision from colleagues and will benefit from shadowing our other Assistant Practitioners during your induction.

Benefits included with this role are:-

  • NHS pension
  • A comprehensive in house & external training programmes
  • Career progression
  • Starting annual leave of 27 days per annum increasing to 33 days pa based on length of service (plus paid bank holidays)
  • Staff physio service
  • NHS discounts and many more


REQUIREMENT SUMMARY

Min:N/AMax:5.0 year(s)

Hospital/Health Care

Pharma / Biotech / Healthcare / Medical / R&D

Health Care

Trade Certificate

Care certificate or relevant equivalent

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Norwich, United Kingdom