CNWL (Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust) has almost 7,000 staff providing integrated healthcare to a third of London's population, Milton Keynes and areas beyond. We involve service users, carers, the public, staff and partner organisations in the way that we are run. You can become a member by visiting our website.
Our catchment area spans diverse communities, with over 100 first languages spoken. It contains areas of great affluence as well as areas of much deprivation. We are committed to providing services that meet the needs of the people who use them, and we actively encourage involvement from local people who can help make a difference. We’re proud of our diversity and we continue to undertake new initiatives to advance equality for LGBT+, BME and people with disabilities to promote good relations and understanding between our staff.
CNWL is recognised locally, nationally and internationally for providing high quality, innovative healthcare. We aim to employ only the best people, and our experts are frequently called upon to contribute to national health strategy and policy, and many models of our care have been adapted for use in other countries.
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The Kensington, Chelsea and Westminster Memory Service is a community based multidisciplinary team delivering a memory assessment and treatment service. Based in central London it brings diversity of population and the challenges of supporting older people in inner city environments. The team is well established and enjoys a forward thinking outlook in which all team members are encouraged to have full involvement with service development.
This busy, essential and Award winning service is looking for an experienced practitioner who has good knowledge, skills and enthusiasm for working with people with cognitive impairment.
The work involves working in a multidisciplinary team environment carrying out full mental health and cognitive assessments to identify patients who have dementia in a community setting. In addition the post holder will support the team Manager to deliver the best outcomes for Service Users and act up when necessary.
The post holder will also have an active role in raising dementia awareness in primary care and the general population.
You will need to be experienced and skilled in dementia care and have highly developed cognitive assessments skills.
This a community based post so you will need the ability to act autonomously in the community as well as playing a key role in supervision and clinical governance for the team . You will be an exceptionally good team worker with leadership qualities and have a proven history of being able to contribute to the continuous development of front line clinical services.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Luke O'Connor Team Manager
( Email address removed )
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