We are dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals by providing comprehensive mental health support. Our Adult Mental Health team is committed to ensuring that individuals receive the support they need to thrive, empowering them to lead fulfilling lives. We believe in promoting inclusivity, accessibility, and collaboration within our services.

As the Adult Mental Health Team Manager, you will lead a dynamic and passionate multi-disciplinary team dedicated to providing intensive support interventions for adults aged 25 and above. You will oversee the delivery of accessible, safe, and effective services, ensuring that service user needs are met and that our team operates within available resources. This role offers the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals experiencing mental health difficulties.

This post is working an average of 36.25 hours per week Monday to Friday.

What you will be doing:

  • Managing and supporting Adult Mental Health team, ensuring effective service delivery across virtual, building-based, and outreach support.
  • Conducting initial assessments and tailor support packages to individual service user needs.
  • Providing 1:1 support to clients, manage waiting lists, and prioritize referrals.
  • Overseeing team casework, ensuring timely assessments and client-centred approaches.
  • Fostering communication and collaboration within the team and with external partners.
  • Contributing to core service development through active participation in meetings.
  • Leading by example, promoting positive attitudes and collaboration.
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with external partners.
  • Supporting staff wellbeing in collaboration with HR and clinical supervisors.
  • Contributing to budget planning and ensure appropriate staffing.
  • Involving service users in their support plans and service development.
  • Maintaining records, policies, and participating in quality assurance.
  • Preparing comprehensive reports for stakeholders, including funding applications.

What you will need:

  • Health and social care qualification or 5+ years' relevant experience (Essential)
  • Experience in multi-skilled teams with mental health issues (Essential)
  • Partnership working experience (Essential)
  • Expertise in needs assessments, goal planning, and review (Essential)
  • Staff management experience in social care (Essential)
  • Understanding of relevant legislation (Essential)
  • Knowledge of Recovery principles (Essential)
  • Familiarity with social care resources (Essential)
  • Ability to create culturally sensitive approaches (Essential)
  • Strong assessment and communication skills (Essential)
  • Effective leadership abilities (Essential)
  • Good organizational and time management skills (Essential)
  • Proficient in IT and data analysis (Essential)
  • Skill in managing risk (Essential)
  • Personal experience of using mental health services and/or mental health problems, distress or trauma

Jami is here for when mental illness and distress make everyday life a struggle. In November 2023 Jami and Jewish Care announced they would become one, to ensure long-term sustainable services for people of all ages in the community. With the combined expertise of Jewish Care and Jami, we can support even more people in their journey to better mental health, providing treatment, support and education to young people, adults, families and community leaders in the Jewish Community.

LocationMaurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus

The Maurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus is a modern, purpose-built development in Golders Green. It offers a balance of activities and relaxation for residents and visitors alike, as well as care and retirement living.

The campus is home to Otto Schiff care home, which provides personal care for people living with dementia. Residents at Otto Schiff get to live in a close-knit community while remaining part of the wider care home and enjoying the many campus activities.

There is a retirement community at Selig Court for people who want to live independently with the peace of mind knowing that there is always support close by. It also houses the bustling Michael Sobell Jewish Community Centre and Holocaust Survivors’ Centre, as well as our head office Amélie House.

STAFF FACILITIES

DEDICATED TEAM BREAK ROOM

FREE FRESHLY PREPARED LUNCH

ACCESS TO ONSITE GARDENS

Why

JEWISH CARE?

We offer excellent benefits to reward you for your hard work, dedication and commitment. These include:

  • RETAIL DISCOUNT

    RETAIL DISCOUNT

    A huge range of discounts at major retailers and supermarkets

  • HEALTH CARE

    HEALTH CARE

    24/7 access to a GP either online or on the phone

  • STAFF SUPPORT

    STAFF SUPPORT

    Access to our Employee Assistance Programme providing confidential advice

  • WELLBEING HUB

    WELLBEING HUB

    Articles and support with physical and mental wellness, free fitness and yoga videos and lots more

  • PENSION

    PENSION

    4% employer pension contribution

  • LEARNING RESOURCES

    LEARNING RESOURCES

    Career development opportunities and access to our online learning management system

  • FREE DBS CHECK

    FREE DBS CHECK

    Free DBS checks for our Care Home Workers

  • FREE UNIFORM

    FREE UNIFORM

    Free uniforms for everyone required to wear one

Please note all applicants must already hold the legal right to work in the UK

Adult Mental Health Team Manager

  • Department: Jami Mental Health Services
  • Location: Amelie House, Maurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus, 221 Golders Green Road, Barnet, NW11 9DQ
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary:  £40,000 a year
  • Closing Date: 31 July 2024

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