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Wrexham CAMHS Mental Health Practitioner (Unscheduled Care)

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Wrexham Child Health Centre
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum
Salary period
28/10/2021 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities.

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

Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.



Do you want to be part of a rapidly developing service committed to improving the lives of Children, Young People and their families?

Wrexham CAMHS are currently looking to recruit a full time Band 6 Senior Mental Health Practitioner to work within our Unscheduled care pathway.

We are seeking a highly committed Mental Health Practitioner to join our team. We will consider applications from those with experience of mental health assessments and therapeutic interventions with children and young people with mental health problems and their families. Experience of working with young people with Autistic Spectrum Conditions would also be advantageous.

In a period of exciting change and development, we are looking for experienced registered Mental Health Nurses, Social Workers or Occupational Therapists to join our multidisciplinary team in Wrexham

We are a busy, friendly service providing a range of treatment approaches to children and young people including individual, group and family work. We also work in close collaboration with partner agencies and with our children, young people and their families who are involved in all areas of the service, this pathway operates a 7 day weeks service.

The successful candidate will have access to clinical supervision and individual line management to support your clinical work and personal wellbeing.

If you are passionate about working with children and young people we would be keen to hear from you.

This post is subject to an enhanced with children’s and adult’s barred list Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. Successful candidates will either have a valid DBS check with the Trust or will be required to pay for the cost of the DBS Disclosure which is £47.50, the cost of which will be deducted from first salary.

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


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Applicant requirements

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Lian Jones

Unscheduled Team Lead

01978 725242