Specialist Assessment Coordinator | Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 22 May 2024
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £35,392 - £42,618 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 June 2024
Location: Oldham, OL1 1SP
Company: Pennine Care NHS FT
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 6332622/311-O499-24-D

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The purpose of this post is to work as part of the multi-disciplinary team for
the Early Intervention In Psychosis Team, carrying out full risk assessment,
mental, physical health and social care assessments and specialist psychosis
assessments, identifying clients suitable for the service who meet the criteria for First Episode Psychosis, At Risk Mental States (at risk of 1st episode), to provide short term intervention and treatment as required and to refer on to relevant services clients who do not meet the criteria for EIT.
In line with currently identified best practice within early intervention work and to play an active role in service development supporting the team.

• To act as a Specialist Assessment Coordinator in carrying out
assessments of clients referred to EIT who are suspected as having First
Episode Psychosis.
• To support and supervise junior staff within the team.
• To at times manage and supervise the team.

For full duties please see job description.

The Early intervention Team works with people ages 14 -65 experiencing their 1st episode of psychosis or with those who are at risk of developing a psychosis.

Please see attached job description and person specification to support your application for this post. Please refer to the essential criteria in the person specification which will highlight the skills, knowledge and experience you will need to demonstrate in your application, by way of example, to give yourself the best opportunity to be shortlisted.

This advert closes on Wednesday 5 Jun 2024

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