We are seeking an enthusiastic, experienced Mental Health Nurse / Community Psychiatric Nurse who is confident working with people suffering from a variety of mental health issues and someone who can offer a range of interventions to support parents accessing the services to address and reduce their mental health needs in partnership with a range of services.
The Family Drug and Alcohol Court aims to improve outcomes for children involved in care proceedings, offering an alternative & more successful way of supporting parents to overcome substance misuse, mental health & domestic abuse problems that have put their children at risk of serious harm. The FDAC process takes place within care proceedings and you will be part of a multi-disciplinary specialist team working closely with the court and specially trained judges who deal with the case throughout. As a mental health professional, you will be completing the assessments of service users, play a vital role in team formulations and be confident in offering theraputic models of intervention both 1:1 and in small group settings.
We are looking for a highly motivated person who has the ability to work in a fast paced environment against tight deadlines but with a real passion to make a difference to vulnerable families