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Life Skills Recovery Worker | East London NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 22 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £21,892 - £24,157 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 22 May 2021
Location: DUNSTABLE, LU5 5BF
Company: East London NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3104523/363-BED8345

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Summary




Townsend Court is an 18 bedded acute female inpatient service providing 24 hour treatment and care in a safe and therapeutic place, actively engaging and involving people who are experiencing an acute mental health episode which cannot be managed in a less restrictive setting, owing to the degree of risk, clinical need or patient choice.



Many of those admitted will require detention under the Mental Health Act 1983 and the Amendment Act 2007. Where necessary, intense supervision and support will be provided.



Patients receive individualised care and treatment based on the Care Programme Approach (CPA) which highlights crisis management and a place of safety, specialised risk assessments and risk management, intensive assessment, treatment and therapy, stabilisation of acute symptoms and relapse prevention.



The service offers:

Assistance to acquire and enhance coping skills that promote and enable self- help and the self-management of mental health problems and difficulties

Collaborative, structured approach towards assisting people to achieve their own recovery

Diverse range of care

Individualised planning of treatment and care

Specialist mental health and risk assessment

For more information and or informal visits, please contact

Name: Francis NDIZIYE

Email: francis.ndiziye@nhs.net

Telephone :01582707584


This advert closes on Sunday 16 May 2021

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