A vacancy has arisen for a Band 7 Team manager within the Swindon Intensive Service, based at Sandalwood court in Swindon.

This service is made up with a team of skilled and confident professionals, delivering high quality care to those who use the service. Applicants will therefore need to demonstrate substantial experience and knowledge in the delivery of mental health care in the community, Risk management and a sound understanding of the acute care pathway and the complexities of managing care pathways between community and inpatient services.

As Team Manager you will ensure all aspects of the team’s functioning are well managed with overall responsibility for managing the team caseload and referrals into the service. You will also provide formal supervision and informal day to day guidance for team members, and will work alongside side senior practitioners who will clinically lead the team. You will support senior practitioners in their role of promoting high quality care delivery, along with many other aspects of managing team and client needs whilst representing AWP values.

Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a high level of decision making skills and to work both as a team member and independently. Applicants will also need to be proficient with the use of IT systems for both data and documentation purposes.

For further details / informal visits contact:  Lucy Durham, Interim Access Service Manager on 01793 836800 or [email protected]