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CAMHS Primary Mental Health Worker
Band 6
Temporary for 12 months to cover current postholder
Part time 30 Hours per week
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Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS FoundationTrust
Employer type
Elm House
£28,050 to £36,644 per annum pro rata
25/01/2019 23:59
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CAMHS Primary Mental Health Worker

Band 6

Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CWP) supports thousands of vulnerable people across Cheshire and Merseyside.

We provide physical and mental health services, as well as learning disability and drug and alcohol services, to a total population of around one million people.

Situated near two thriving cities in Liverpool and Manchester, CWP operates from 66 sites across Cheshire and Merseyside, including Wirral, Chester, Winsford, Crewe, Macclesfield, Sefton and Trafford.

We have been recognised by the Health Service Journal as one of the top places to work in the health service for the last two years running and committed to delivering person centred care.

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has rated CWP as ‘Good’ overall, ‘better’ for treatments and ‘Outstanding’ for care.

We offer a variety of roles at all levels, so whether you are just starting out in your career or you are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, CWP is the right employer for you. 

Apply now to join our skilled and friendly teams and help us to deliver our vision to improve health and wellbeing by providing high quality care.

Visit our ‘Working for us’ pages at to find out more about why you should choose CWP.

Are you passionate about helping young people with mental health problems? Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in mental health? Would you like to be part of a forward thinking, supportive and developing service?

Macclesfield Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) work with children, young people and families aged up to 19 years and who present with a wide range of complex emotional and behavioral difficulties. We are recruiting to a band 6 Primary Mental Health Worker 30 hours per week for 12 months to cover current postholder.

You will manage your own caseload, providing a range of high quality care appropriate to the child or young person's needs which will include; assessment, intervention and evaluation, consultation, liaison with other health professionals.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jane Edwards 01625 712042 or Nicola Lee 01625 712042

If you have problems applying, contact

01244 393100