Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Practitioner
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 Brecon 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.
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 has arisen for 3 x permanent band 6 Crisis Resolution Home Treatment (CRHT) practitioners to work with the team at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital. CRHT covers the Rhondda & Taff Ely localities.
We are an incredibly compassionate, patient focused and psychologically minded service and we are looking for like mind individuals to join our team.
We are currently undergoing a service review, and this is an excellent time , being the opportunity to be part of a service improvement plan.
The post holder’s role will be to support the provision of health care to the people of the Rhondda & Taff Ely region, contributing to a 24 hour a day, 7 days a week provision of a Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Service for clients experiencing a mental health crisis.
This will involve both lone and joint assessments of people’s mental health as part of the gate keeping service for our in-patient beds. It will also involve working with people in their own home, as an alternative to hospital admission .
We are looking for enthusiastic, resilient and committed practitioners who are proactive but also effective team players.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
Closing date: 22nd April 2021
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Welsh language skills are desirable
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
Cath Granelli, Senior Nurse
01443 443443 ex 74529
Angela Tanner, Team Leader