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Mental Health Worker
  • Employer: West Berkshire Council
  • Reference: V4096
  • Published: Fri 11/09/2020, 9:30 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 24/09/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 22.2 hours per week
  • Salary: From 34728 to £40876 pro rata per annum (Grade J)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Council Offices, West Street House, Newbury, Berkshire

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Mental Health Worker

An opportunity has arisen for an outcome focused Mental Health Worker to join West Berkshire Emotional Health Academy (EHA). The EHA is West Berkshire’s innovative early help service for children and young people with emerging emotional and mental health difficulties. The service is well-established and hosts a successful multi-agency triage for children and young people experiencing mental heath difficulties. 

The post holder will predominantly be based at ‘icollege alternative education’, West Berkshire’s provision for learners unable to access mainstream education. The desired applicant will deliver evidenced based low intensity interventions to children and young people in accordance with NICE guidelines and also have experience using parent and family centered approaches. 

This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies. 

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 28 days per annum rising to a maximum of 33 days. 

This role is a 2 year fixed contract - funding limited project.

Interviews will be scheduled for 5th October 2020. 

Please contact Chin Braun on 01635 519018 for an informal chat about this role