Pertemps Medical are currently looking for a Band 7 Criminal Justice Liaison & Diversion Practitioner to work based in Middlesex. The vacancy is to start ASAP and is on - going at this stage Please ask the team for more details. A current, up to date DBS (Police check) is required.
JOB DESCRIPTION Job Title
Criminal Justice Liaison and Diversion Practitioner
Team / Service
Liaison and Diversion Service
37.5 hrs per week
Terms and Conditions
In accordance with Agenda for Change
Colindale and Wembley Police Custody – Willesden Magistrate Court
Service Users & Carers, Commissioners, other partner agencies, Metropolitan Police, Court Services, CPS, Defence Solicitors, Court Liaison Services, Local Mental Health Services, other NHS Mental Health Trusts, Clinical Leads & Lead Clinicians, HM Prison Service and Local Authorities
The post holder will work under the remit of the Criminal Justice Liaison and Diversion Services providing a proactive assessment, liaison and diversion service in all Police Custody Suites and Magistrates’ Courts in the area. The service will cover all ages and vulnerabilities, including youths in police custody.
The post holder will be part of an established liaison and diversion service and work in partnership with health, social services and the criminal justice system, to ensure that individuals presenting with mental health problems or other vulnerabilities can have their needs addressed and be diverted into appropriate health care services as necessary.
Enhancing and developing relationships within Criminal Justice Services and building strong links between Health, Social Services and the Criminal Justice System itself is an essential role of the post holder. You will work in a collaborative way with local community Mental Health Services, and other statutory/non-statutory agencies ensuring a high quality liaison and diversion service is provided to individuals.
Role: Liaison Practitioner Grade: Band 7 Hours: Mon-Fri 37.5 hours. Responsibilities: See Job Description for full details Based: Middlesex Start Date: ASAP Pay: £27.00 per hour
We provide the following Benefits:
Training and Support Refer a friend Scheme - £150 Fast Track Registration Weekly pay - 2 payrolls a week 24 hour service First class service If you meet the above criteria and would like to apply please contact either Garry, George or April on the AHP Team.
Pertemps Medical Professionals are one of the Leading Providers to the NHS and Private Sector we are on the National Framework for (LPP, CCS and HTE), and First Tier Supplier to BMI, Ramsay, Virgin Care.
We offer a first class and friendly service and have a dedicated team available to assist you with your individual needs
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