£24k per year
Job description
Buckinghamshire CAMHS

We are seeking a caring and resilient Mental Health worker to join Buckinghamshire CAMHS that we are delivering alongside Oxford Health NHS Trust.

You will have experience of working with children and young people along with their families. Knowledge and skills around mental health and emotional wellbeing is essential along with a current EEBP IAPT for Children and Young People or CWP qualification .

Barnardo's are providing targeted services reaching out into communities, delivering interventions for lower complexity mental health issues at the right time and in the right way. We consider the whole needs of the family as well as the child or young person using our knowledge and expertise in this area. Our focus is on early intervention and providing assessments and brief interventions with the aim of reducing the need for high intensity specialist interventions.

Much of the work is outreach therefore independent travel across Buckinghamshire is required.

Contact Jo Morris on 07710750461 if you would like an informal conversation.

When completing your application please refer to your skills knowledge and experience in relation to the Person Specification, Job Description and Additional Information document (if applicable). This should be done with an understanding of the context of the service described.

About Barnardo's

At Barnardo's we believe in children - no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Please read about our basis and values following the link below. You will be asked questions relating to them as part of the recruitment process for this role.

Barnardo's is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce for staff and volunteers. We actively encourage applications from disabled, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and male candidates as they are under-represented within Barnardo's.

Our basis and values


* Project Worker 1 - Job Description & Person Profile.pdf (76.34 KB)
* Read about our commitment to safeguarding and our pre-employment checks.pdf (59.64 KB)
* Recruitment of Ex-offenders Policy (Oct 2018).pdf (0.56 MB)
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Posted on: 19 February 2021
Closed date: 28 February 2021
Job ref: 7730
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker