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Crisis Liaison Worker

Band 6

Main area
Mental Health
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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£31,365 to £37,890 per annum
02/06/2020 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.


Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English


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


Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.



An exciting opportunity for a permanent posts has arisen within the Crisis Liaison  Team based in St Cadocs Hospital with cover required at Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport and Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny. The successful applicant must be highly motivated, innovative, enthusiastic and passionate about service user centred care. You will be committed to ensuring the delivery of safe, high quality user centred care and contribute to the development of the Crisis Liaison service .

The successful applicants will work within a merged service comprising of Crisis Resolution Home Treatment and Psychiatric Liaison Service.

As part of an integrated Crisis and Liaison Service the successful candidates will be expected to work across both settings and will be involved in the on-going service development.

You will have knowledge and experience in the care of people experiencing acute mental distress, excellent clinical skills in risk assessment and a sound knowledge of appropriate therapeutic interventions

This position is open to Professional Qualified Mental Health Workers including Mental Health Nurses, Occupational Therapists and Social Workers.
The Crisis Liaison service  operates a twenty four hour service, 7 days per week.

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

Closing date: 2nd June 2020

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Rachel White, Team Manager 01633 436873

or Perry Attwell, Senior Nurse 01633 436873