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Clinical Director Role in Specialised Rehabilitation Centre, County Cork
Our partner is one of the leading private mental health support groups in the Republic of Ireland. Dealing with some of the most complex cases in the country is not without its challenges, but there is a wealth of nursing and support staff on each site, allowing for a 2 to 1 interaction between clinicians and service users. The group is currently looking for 3 Clinical Directors to join them, as part of their expansion plans due to increased demand. across multiple sites. The group has suggested that for those interested in the SRU they would prefer someone who has a background in Forensic Psychiatry.
The facility is not yet open to service users; it’s expected to be in September, starting with 8 beds and moving to 16. It will be approved by the MHC and the service has been specifically designed to cater for individuals with a mental health diagnosis. When set up there will be strong MDT input and in house, Psychiatry, Psychology, Nursing, Dieticians, counselling, occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, psychotherapy, physio and behavioural services.
The centre will aim to provide support for residents with individual care plans; the achievement of their goals, dreams, and aspirations and to move from the SRU within a 2-year time period.
Given that the facility is not yet operational most of the work will be preparation for it. Once operational, a working week will usually consist of a meeting with the Multi-disciplinary team to define the week’s challenges ahead. There is also a meeting expected once a month with each of the service users in the facility. You will also run the admission process; as their person responsible for the facility, you will process referrals, schedule meetings in the service user’s current placement and look to transfer them yours. Rostering will be handled by the director of nursing.
For further details on this job opportunity, please use the Apply section. If you can specify a best time to talk, please do; we will get in touch when it suits you best. You will then be contacted by one of our specialist consultants, who will provide you with further details about the role.
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€230000 - €260000 per annum + Pension,CPD Allowances
Republic of Ireland
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