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Intensive Support Practitioner Band 5

Band 5

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Band 5
  • Full time
  • Part time
37.5 hours per week
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Tekhnicon House, Braintree
Braintree, Essex
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum
Salary period
23/09/2021 23:59

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire, which you can find below. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form.

The post holder, with the wider Multi-Disciplinary Team will provide high quality, individualised care, which addresses the needs of the service users and meets individual health needs.


This is a post suitable for newly qualified practitioners from Nursing or an Allied Health Profession to work for the Essex learning Disability Partnership. The Intensive Support Service will provide intensive support to adults with learning disabilities who are presenting challenging behaviour and / or mental health problems in the community to prevent, where possible, admission to hospital.


The team will act as a gateway to the inpatient assessment and treatment service and work in close liaison with inpatient services to facilitate appropriate admission and timely discharge from services. The team will provide an 8am-8pm service Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm Weekends and Bank Holidays and will work with the service user in a variety of health and social care settings.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Mary Seaman
Job title
Community Service Manager
Email address
Telephone number
01376 308700