Supply Care Solutions are looking for a Perinatal Mental Health Practitioner Essex.
RATE: £25.00 – £27.00 per hour
TYPE: Locum, ongoing for 12 weeks
HOURS: This is a Full time role (37.5 hours per week)
TEAM: adults and older adults with mental health issues
The Perinatal Mental Health Practitioner will work as a member of the Perinatal Mental Health Service.
The post holder will manage a defined caseload of service users experiencing moderate to severe perinatal mental health problems, and those with pre-existing severe mental health diagnoses to reduce perinatal risk and maintain stability in this vulnerable period for women’s mental health. They will undertake holistic community assessments with a strong emphasis on the parent-infant relationship and safeguarding.
The post holder will offer a variety of therapeutic interventions including supportive therapy, psychosocial interventions, specialist medication advice and problem solving techniques. In addition the post holder will be expected to offer both support and advice to carers and relatives, and to work in an integrated manner with key partner organisations and professionals. The post holder will be required to provide consultative advice to other agencies, and to participate in delivering training and development for other professionals.
The post holder will contribute to facilitating the transformation of the perinatal service to meet best practice standards including NICE Guidelines Antenatal and Postnatal Mental Health (2014) and Royal College of Psychiatrist Quality Network Standards.
Proven post qualifying experience
Current NMC registration
Commitment to patient care and the safety and well-being of vulnerable people
Our locum workers benefit from
Assistance with DBS applications
Dedicated consultant support
Varied career and flexible working opportunities
If you are interested in this position please apply online or call us on 020 8506 1111
Supply Care Solutions have a number of locum jobs across the UK. * All locums must be contract compliant before commencing work through our agency. We are recruiting professionals across all specialisms and grade. We offer an excellent referral bonus for any new worker you refer to us *Terms and conditions apply. Supply Care Solutions works in conjunction with Monitor/TDA rate caps