Clinical Team Leader

Band 7

Main area
Band 7
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Jeanette Wallace House
£36,224 - £46,315 pa
24/04/2018 23:59

Croydon Recovery Pathway is looking to appoint a Community Team Leader to work in our Promoting Recovery Service for adults who have needs associated with their mental Health.

You will hold a relevant professional qualification in social work, nursing, occupational therapy or other allied health profession and have demonstrable leadership qualities. Working in a community mental health team you will line manage a multi-professional team of care coordinators, as well as providing professional supervision where relevant.

You will be expected to bring a strong social care perspective to the team. You will also have excellent assessment and care planning skills to enable you to support care coordinators in carrying out their role. As the successful candidate you will have the ability to promote social inclusion and recovery principles in the team’s work with service users and carers. 

You will thrive in working with people from diverse backgrounds and be able to promote equality of access to service and outcomes. As part of Croydon Integrated Adult Mental Health Service (CIAMHS), the team is expected to undertake statutory functions, including Safeguarding, on behalf of the council and incorporate the Borough’s core values: ‘one team’, ‘proud to serve’, ‘honest and open’ 'taking  responsibility’ and ‘valuing diversity’.,

The team is part of South London and Maudsley Adult Mental Health Model that offers focused, evidence-based and effective interventions to optimise recovery and promote the well-being of service users. Croydon Integrated Adult Mental Health Service, a partnership between Croydon Council and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, is part of Kings Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC).

This represents a pioneering global collaboration between one of the world’s leading research-led universities and three of London's most successful NHS Foundation Trusts. Our staff are part a service that combines the best of research, clinical excellence and world-class teaching to deliver ground-breaking advances in both health and social care.  

Our staff also have excellent opportunities for career development in the integrated service with health and social care staff valued and employed at team leader level, clinical services manager level and above.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Paul Richards, Head of Mental Health Social Care - 020 3228 0414.

Hammond Macaulay, Clinical Services Lead - 020 3228 0396.

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