Are you a strong leader with excellent knowledge of trauma based support?
Do you want to lead change and make a real difference to those who are suffering with complex mental health illness?
BCHA is recruiting for a Senior Practitioner for our High supported and transitional Mental Health Accommodation based services in Poole. You will be responsible for leading and developing high quality and evidence based service, which supports and empowers our customers to have choice.
Safeguarding our customers is of paramount importance to us, to be successful in this post you will be required to undertake necessary checks and complete training on commencement of the position.
Our High supported and transitional Mental Health Accommodation based service accommodate those most in need of support with their mental health and other complex needs, therefore a sound knowledge of Recovery based approaches and a good understanding of Mental Health Crisis Management is required, along with experience of delivering housing services that meet the needs of people who use our services and commissioners.
The ideal candidates will demonstrate these values:
This is a great opportunity if you want to make a real difference and support our vision of “better lives, better homes, better communities”. We are looking for someone who has experience in managing related services which support those who have been impacted by trauma and mental health and/or diagnosis.
Your personal values will drive entrepreneurial, creative and innovative service delivery to produce real measurable outcomes for customers. You will be comfortable working collaboratively across sector boundaries, with a diverse range of stakeholders.
Your strong operational, interpersonal and networking skills will inspire and motivate your team to deliver services which meet the needs of a diverse range of complex customer needs.
As a Senior Practitioner you will work flexibly in a dynamic environment and be prepared to strive for continuous personal development to navigate issues beyond your area of expertise for the benefit of our customers.
DBS checks are required for roles where you will be working with or have lone contact with Vulnerable Adults and Children.
BCHA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.
Closing date 08/03/2021