Mental Health Nurse

Blackstone Recruitment are working with a NHS Trust who are recruiting for a Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse based in Kingston & Richmond Assessment Team.

Job Summary

* We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic registered nurse to join BACSS.

* The applicant will have experience in assessing and care- planning for people exhibiting distressed or challenging behaviours, ideally within an older age setting.

* The applicant will also need to demonstrate good clinical knowledge and mental health assessment skills, risk assessment formulation and demonstrate sound knowledge of Older Adult Mental Health.

* Successful applicants will be working as an integrated member of a multi-disciplinary community team with responsibility for a case load of clients.

* Professional development is a priority for staff within the Trust and there are regular opportunities for training and development through in- service training and educational programmes, a robust appraisal and supervision system and opportunities to be part of development and evaluation initiatives.

* You will need to be flexible, energetic, have a positive attitude and demonstrate your ability to work autonomously.

* You should have excellent communication skills, a creative approach to overcoming problems and be committed to multi- disciplinary team working and building partnerships with the many voluntary, statutory and independent agencies we liaise with.

* In line with current trust guidance, the CPN will need to work at the team base 3 days a week, and remotely 2 days a week.

Job Specifics

Banding: Band 6

Hourly Rate: £26 - £28 per hour

Working Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours per week

Payment Method: Umbrella

Contract Type: Locum

Contract Length: 3 - 6 months

Essential Criteria

- Degree in Nursing

- NMC Pin

- Right to Work in the UK (i.e passport)

For further information on this role, please contact Jordan at Blackstone Recruitment on the details provided or APPLY now.

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