View Vacancy -- Team Manager - Mental Health Service

Social Care & Welfare

Team Manager Mental Health Services

 

In Haringey we are transforming services so that all our residents have the best possible mental health and wellbeing throughout their lives. As a team manager in our joined mental health services you will contribute to this as part of large, multidisciplinary service.

About the role

The Mental Health Service in Haringey is undergoing a period of change and development. There has been significant work on the development of new pathways that promote mental health and wellbeing as well as the provision of primary and secondary mental health care, integrated with social work and social care.

Reporting to the Head of Mental Health and the Assistant Director, Community Services in Barnet Enfield and Haringey MH Trust you will help us by:

  • Implement and ensure modern responsive services are provided in both community and in-patient settings
  • Manage and implement a community team of mental health professionals as part of the mental health services in Haringey, ensuring that clinical and care services are delivered to required standards
  • Work in partnership with senior managers in the Mental Health Trust, where you will be actively involved in local decision making processes, delivering on financial targets and standards for accountable budgets
  • Build on positive working relationships between the Council and the NHS CCG, taking forward our shared strategic intentions and make them happen

 

Succeed in this role and you will have helped shape and lead a high performing, modern mental health service that supports our vision for Haringey as a place where all residents can live well and achieve their potential.

 

About you

We are looking for applicants who are excited by the opportunities that this role presents with the experience and talent to manage and influence practice in a complex, diverse and challenging environment so that our staff are enabled to focus on mental health social work and residents receive a good service. Applicants must have a relevant qualification with 3 years’ experience in a management role in Mental Health Services. An AMHP qualification is desirable. Applications will be accepted from qualified nurses and OT's as well as Social Workers.

If you would like to discuss the role please telephone Peter Brennan on 0208 489 3794 or Mark Pritchard on 0208 702 3730.

Closing Date: Thursday 20th December 2018

£47,000 - £51700
Relevant Professional qualificaiton to manage Mentla health Professionals
AMHP
JD specifies 3 years management essential!
Full Time
Permanent
For further information please contact the Haringey Hub: Resourcinghub@haringey.gov.uk