Assistant National Director, National Suicide Prevention Lead

Location
Dublin
Salary
On Application
Posted
14 March 2017
Closes
03 April 2017
Ref
NRS04830
Position / level
Professional
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant National Director National Suicide Prevention Lead, Mental Health Division (Grade Code 0509)

The National Suicide Prevention Lead will report directly to the National Director for Mental Health and be a member of the National Mental Health Management Team (NMHMT)

The National Office for Suicide Prevention is charged with co-ordinating and overseeing the delivery of  Connecting for Life, Ireland’s National Strategy to Reduce Suicide 2015-2020.

The National Suicide Prevention Lead will support and advise the National Director for Mental Health to ensure the systematic integration of the priorities of Connecting for Life, into planning and developing services within the Mental Health Division. 

Through the provision of appropriate leadership, the National Suicide Prevention Lead will ensure strategic priorities are implemented in line with best practice. Working with internal and external stakeholders, the National Lead will provide oversight regarding the implementation of the CFL policy as it applies to NOSP.  The National Suicide Prevention Lead will ensure quality standards, monitoring outcomes and provide information to the community through a variety of mediums in a consistent and standardised manner.

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