Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
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An exciting new Project Facilitator opportunity has arisen within the Cheshire & Merseyside NHS Talking Therapies Supervision Hub. We are passionate about advocating for best practice, building trust, collaborating with our stakeholders and promoting good staff health and wellbeing.
Do you have extensive project experience and are you looking for an exciting new challenge?
This is a great time to join a dynamic team, who are helping to shape the future NHS Talking Therapies workforce in Cheshire and Merseyside. We're seeking an exceptionally detail-oriented and personable Project Facilitator. We are offering a permanent part time post and the post holder will offer workforce expansion/retention project support. This is a remote working post with some expectation that the successful candidate will attend in person meetings with the operational team, team away days and mandatory training.
Working closely with the operational team, the post holder will be expected to support the delivery of excellent standards within project management. The right candidate must possess leadership qualities, be able to take direction, build rapport with others, and have a talent for problem solving. They should also have a penchant for professional development, be person centred and genuinely care for staff wellbeing.
Main duties of the job
The post holder will work as part of the NHS Talking Therapies Supervision Hub and will be able to multi-task effectively, have superb communication skills and will remain level-headed in variety of forums. The post holder will be responsible for delivering on projects related to recruitment and retention such as centralised recruitment process, career engagement events and wellbeing events. Will support the supervision hub manager and project manager with tasks such as maintaining project databases/systems.
The role requires flexibility in communicating and consulting with a wide range of stakeholders at all levels, partner agencies across the county and maintaining regular contact with staff members who use the service. The project facilitator will be relied on to help grow our service.
CWP provides health and care services for local people, including mental health, learning disability, community physical health and all-age disability care - including the provision of three GP surgeries.
Our aim is to help people to be the best they can be, adopting a compassionate, person-centred approach to everything we do. We were recently rated as Outstanding for Caring by the Care Quality Commission with a Good rating overall.
We offer a variety of roles at all levels, so whether you are just starting out in your career or looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, CWP is the right employer for you.
CWP are committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for everyone. We are committed to promoting equality and diversity and developing a culture that values differences.
CWP is proud to be an accredited Veteran Aware organisation helping to provide and share best practice in NHS care for our armed forces community. As a veteran aware organisation, CWP is committed to delivering on the principles of the Armed Force Covenant and has a 'Silver' award with the MOD Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (DERS).
The trust offers a Guaranteed Interview Scheme to any armed forces community applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post and encourages applications from armed forces reservists or cadet force adult volunteers.
We welcome applications from people who have direct experience of accessing our services.
Please download a copy of the job description for full details.
Recruitment selection processes are based on competence (see Person specification) and values.
CWP recruits people that can demonstrate the Trusts Values and Behaviours in their everyday life. Therefore, if you are invited to interview, you will be undertaking aValues Based Interview/Assessment,which explores not only what you do but how and why you do it.
Before applying, we encourage you to review the Trusts Values and Behaviours which are the 6 Cs Communication, Competence, Courage, Care, Compassion and Commitment. A Guide to completing your application form can be accessed on the right side of this page under the job description.
The Supporting Information Section in your application should therefore reflect your understanding of the Trusts Values and associated Behaviours. You will be expected to provide us with examples from work experience and/or personal life which demonstrate these values through your behaviour.
If your disability meets the definition set out in the Equality Act 2010, and you can show that you meet the essential criteria described in the person specification for an available position, please answer YES to the question: Do you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme? Please also inform the team if you have any special support needs to be considered as part of the interview and selection processes.
We offer a guaranteed interview scheme for our Armed Forces community. Please answer YES to the question in the application form.
All new clinical support staff will be required to have completed or working towards the Care Certificate (CWP In-house 2 day training to be completed within 6 months of start date).
Please note applicants will be required to pay for their DBS check. Costs are deducted from salary following appointment.You are encouraged to enrol for the DBS Update Service. A small annual fee of £13 per year applies.
New entrants to the NHS will commence on the minimum of the scale stated above.
Applicants are advised to apply early as if a large number of applications are received for this post we reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the advertised date.
If you experience any technical difficulties or need help when making an application please contact our Recruitment Team on 01244 393100.
Good luck with your application. We hope to welcome you to Team CWP very soon.
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