Operational Lead for Early Intervention in Psychosis Service - Band 8a

  • NHS
  • Full Time
  • Bodmin

Job Description

Operational Lead Early Intervention in Psychosis Service.

Cornwall Mental Health Services are focused on developing into an outstanding service. We are working towards a complete transformation of services in Cornwall in line with national plans to create integrated and collaborative health and social care systems. Our mission is to provide a safe and empowering environment steeped in a caring, culture of acceptance, curiosity, and empathy. We are building a team of highly motivated people who are keen to influence change and culture within adult mental health services in Cornwall.

This newly created post offers you the opportunity to inspire & design how we increase accessibility for those in need of help from specialist Early Intervention in Psychosis services. It means in this post you can be creative, innovative and it encourages you to think outside and around the box in further designing & developing this service. You will be enabled to be part of a Southwest network for best practice and will share key learning across the network. We will support you to lead on driving forward key national changes for how Early Intervention services develop in line with key national drivers and give you the confidence to manage and lead your own service. You will need to work with the existing leadership team to consider how we transform community services to meet the needs of our local community and realise the ambitions of the long-term plan and community mental health framework.

We are an organisation who will recognise & value your clinical expertise, post-qualification training and high level of specialist experience, with a genuine commitment to your career development and continued learning. We will enable you to use your clinical & leadership skills, encourage you to develop your ideas to shape our mental health services.

We are dedicated to building a compassionate workplace where quality improvement to the services we provide is at the heart of everything we do.

Here’s what we can offer you:

  • Being part of an innovative and supportive multi professional clinical leadership & management team dedicated to providing high-quality clinical care.
  • Responsibility for the safe and effective running of the referral management services and excellent working relationships with our commissioners, stakeholder partners, service users and their families/carers.
  • Opportunities to be part of audit, research and leading service modernisation and improvements with the support of a dedicated quality lead.
  • Regular reflective practice, clinical supervision, training, and professional development opportunities. We can offer places on Kingsfund training bespoke for our leadership and management team.
  • Staff benefits, including planned wellbeing time.

If you would like to know more, we would love to have an informal conversation with you about this post. Please call us and or visit us in beautiful Cornwall which is a fantastic place to live and work.

Find out more and contact Beth Ford (community mental health operations manager) on 07818405172 or email [email protected]

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Beth Ford

Job title Community Mental Health Operations Manager

Email address [email protected]

Telephone number 07818405172


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