Jobs

Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Health Visitor

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board


Salary : £40,057 - £45,839 per annum
Location : TBC

We provide healthcare services to people living in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf county borough areas, serving a population of around 450,000. We are ideally situated between Wales’s capital city, Porthcawl to the west, and the stunning scenery in the Beacon Beacons.

 

Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

 

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race/nationality, religion/belief, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.

 

Cwm Taf Morgannwg is a Living Wage Employer.

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

 

All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh or English, and no preference will be given to applications submitted in either language.

 


An exciting opportunity for a Health Visitor with a special interest in perinatal and infant mental health has arisen within Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board.

The post holder will be a dynamic, motivated individual to support the provision of effective and efficient service. You will be expected to hold a SCPHN qualification, will possess excellent clinical skills with a pro- active approach to evidence based practice. You will be a team player displaying excellent interpersonal skills with clear and precise communication with team members/colleagues and the ability to embrace new challenges.

The post holder would represent the service, contributing to an All Wales approach providing an equitable service for all. The role is vital in influencing and shaping the development of services for individuals and their families with mental health difficulties. The role will complement the vital work that the Specialist Mental Health Teams are offering, supporting Health Visitor colleagues to provide the right care, at the right time, by the right people in line with the All Wales Perinatal Mental Health Pathways.

A comprehensive Induction Programme will be offered to the successful candidate, as will continued professional and personal development with regular appraisals and on-going appropriate training and education.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Top