Three opportunities have arisen within Adult Social Care and Health, two full time permanent positions in the Mental Health Team (Approved Mental Health Professional qualification desirable but not essential, you would be required to work towards achieving this qualification) and one exciting 12 months opportunity has arisen within the DOLS team at BMBC, a Best Interests Qualification is required for this position. You will be required to carry out assessments to a high standard and demonstrate the ability to provide and plan appropriate interventions with individuals, and their carers. It will be necessary for you to have an understanding of the Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, Care Act and other associated legislation.
There is emphasis on personal and professional development and there will be opportunities to develop and enhance your skills and knowledge. For further information contact the Mental Health Team Manager Shirley Atkinson on 01226 775188 or Barbara Price on 01226775687.