(Bournemouth, Dorset, Poole, Various around Dorset)
Dorset Mind are thrilled to be embedding Children & Young Person (CYP) Practitioners into Purbeck Primary Care Network (PCN) setting in Dorset, and we are looking for a supportive, caring, resilient, solution focused, and confident practitioner to work with children wanting support with their mental health and wellbeing.
The successful candidate will be working with Children and Young people from aged 11 to 18 delivering a range of prevention and early intervention activities within primary care. The activities will consist of mental health awareness sessions via facilitated self-help delivered either face-to-face or digitally to individuals.
You will also provide a link to other services and schools and in some instances working with adult practitioners to offer a whole family approach to parents / guardians and children and young people.
You will work closely with our existing well-structured services already embedded in the PCNs with specialisms in adult Active Monitoring and Children Active Monitoring, and Triage Assessments. All training will be provided.
This role covers all the GP surgeries under Purbeck Primary Care Network (PCN). Being able to travel is required to fulfil this role. An Enhanced DBS Check will be carried out.
If this sounds like you, we look forward to hearing from you however, please note previous applicants for these roles need not apply.
We actively welcome a rich diversity of applicants to this role.
For full job description and to apply please click the link below.
Please complete the application form and monitoring form and email it to:
Closing date: Midnight Sunday 5th February 2023
Interview dates: 10th and/or 13th February 2023