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…where minds matter. At Forward Thinking Birmingham our staff share our passion for providing the best possible mental health services for 0-25s and to us minds really do matter. Our values are at the heart of everything we do and help distinguish us from other organisations.

We are creative and adaptive in our approach to service design and delivery, always striving to find a better solution.

We put safety at the heart of everything we do.

We demonstrate we care through compassion in all our interactions.

Would you like to be part of this unique service with a vision to be the first city where mental health problems are not a barrier to children, young people and young adults achieving their dreams? Now is the time to join us as we start our journey to revolutionise the way our mental health services for 0-25s are provided within Birmingham.

Our integrated pathways look holistically at the patient’s needs to allow us to deliver the right care at the right time, which is of a good quality, efficient and provides an excellent patient experience. The highest quality care demands a high quality team. 

We want staff who are highly skilled, appropriately trained and qualified and who will also live and demonstrate the values we believe are so important. Does this sound like you?

If you have an interest or expertise in the age range 0-25 please take a look at our vacancies. We are flexible in our approach to supporting applicants to undertake the necessary training and development for specific roles, depending on background and experience, and in line with our innovative services continuous development is as important to us as it is to you.

Forward Thinking Birmingham is a partnership and our staff are employed by one of the partners. Our NHS partners use NHS Jobs to advertise vacancies so look out for the Forward Thinking Birmingham logo in adverts under the Community Mental Health section. You should complete and submit your application online. If you have any queries email us at

Our other partners advertise their vacancies on their own jobs pages online, take a look here:

Beacon UK
The Children's Society
Priory Group