Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
(AWP) provides inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire. We also provide specialist services extending throughout the south west.
We employ over 4,000 dedicated members of staff who deliver services from more than 90 locations, working in approximately 150 teams across a geographical region of 2,200 miles, for a population of approximately 1.8million people.
We are passionate about promoting good mental health and wellbeing. We strive to use the expertise and resources within our organisation, and through our partnerships, to deliver high quality services that are safe and focused on people's recovery. Our staff are pivotal in everything we do and we are committed to involving them fully in the development of the Trust and our services.
We are seeking to recruit Bank staff to work at AWP covering the Swindon area of the Trust.
Excellent communication skills is essential, previous office experience and knowledge of Microsoft office is desirable but full training will be given. Hours will vary depending on location.
You will be required to prepare for court hearings for patients who have been detained under the 1983 Mental Health Act, excellent communication skills and a confident manner is essential, as you will be the point of contact on behalf of AWP.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Wendy Moore, Trust Mental Health Act Manager on Apply