CAMHS Practitioner - NELFT CAMHS Practitioner - NELFT

CAMHS Practitioner

Reference: 395-EC470-22

Band: NHS AFC Band 6

Location: Thundersley Clinic

Closing Date: 16/08/2022

You will have a background in either child mental health or other relevant experience of working with Children young people and their families. It would be helpful if you have additional training in CBT, DBT, Systemic, Family Work, EMDR or other recognised modality. You will need the skills to support young people who have a presentation of complex emotional or mental health issues.

Driven by the principles underpinning the Thrive model with the latest in evidence based NICE compliant psychological interventions to children, young people and their families experiencing mental health difficulties.

You will be a highly motivated and innovative individual with clinical experience working with children and young people with emotional wellbeing and mental health difficulties.

You will:

  • Assess and develop plans of care to meet the complex needs of patients with a variety of conditions such as high anxiety, suicidal ideation, self harming and low mood.
  • Promote the mental and emotional health of children, young people and families in the community through clinical interventions in the team.
  • Undertake initial clinic based and community based assessments and deliver a range of early interventions to children and young people with a range of emotional and psychological difficulties where appropriate
  • Routinely measure clinical outcomes and deliver evidence-based clinical interventions in line with the Thrive Model

 

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