CAMHS LAC Practitioner

Mission Statement

Together with people who have experienced mental health problems we provide quality services and support that reduce stigma and promote positive mental health and wellbeing. 

Job Details
Job Title CAMHS LAC Practitioner
Location: Children & Young People’s Service

Coventry and Warwickshire

Salary: £26,000 per annum
Hours: Full time – 37 hours

(8am – 8pm service, including evenings and weekends)

Job type: Permanent
Purpose of the job:

The post holder will work within the CAMHS LAC service (a service delivered in partnership between Coventry and Warwickshire Mind, Relate Coventry and Warwickshire and Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust).  The post holder will be involved in the development and delivery of a range of individual and group based therapeutic interventions to looked after and adopted children/young people, carers and professionals.

Essential Criteria:

  • Professional qualification and up to date registration in one of the following professions: Occupational Therapy, Social Work, Nursing, Psychology
  • A minimum of one year’s experience of working with children and young people
  • A minimum of one year’s experience of working in a mental health setting
  • Experience of delivering workshops/groups to children and young people
  • An ability to effectively engage with children, young people and their families
  • Experience of delivering services and undertaking monitoring and evaluation
  • Experience of working with a wide range of agencies
  • Up to date knowledge of mental health, specifically in relation to children and young people.
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • An ability to travel to venues across Coventry and Warwickshire
  • Must have access to a vehicle as means of transport

Closing date:   12 noon – Monday 24th June 2019 

For an application form and full job description please use the links below.

Please see the Job Description for this role.  If you are interested in this post, please read the Guidance Notes before completing the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form

Please note: Only successful applicants will be notified.

Coventry and Warwickshire Mind values diversity and difference.  We welcome applicants from all sections of the community, particularly under-represented groups and people with lived experience of mental health issues.

Coventry and Warwickshire Mind is a leading mental health service provider and an equal opportunities employer.