Community Mental Health Practitioner Job

Mental Health Nursing
Contract
Portsmouth
Hampshire
£30 per hour
07-04-2021 01:31 PM

POSITION AVAILABLE
Band 6 Community Mental Health Practitioner
 
THE BACKGROUND:
Quality Locum Solutions have partnered with a Military Medical Recruitment Organisation who are actively seeking a Band 7 Community Mental Health Practitioner to cover full time duties in one of their military hospital barracks based in Portsmouth, Hampshire. This role is to cover a full-time contract of days, covering 37.5 hours a week ongoing and is available for an immediate start. This role would ideally suit a car driver and could be the ideal role for someone seeking a mental health nursing role outside of work on the wards - If this role suits you, please get in touch.
 
THE ROLE:
·Mental Health Nurse registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and have a MSc or Post Graduate Certificate/Diploma in a Mental Health clinical speciality
·Applicant must have a minimum of 2 years' experience in a Mental Health Role.
·Assessing and planning nursing care requirements
·Organising workloads
·Visiting patients at home
·Building relationships with, reassuring, listening, and talking to patients
·Combating stigma and helping patients and their families deal with it
·Administering medication
·Agreeing and reviewing care plans and monitoring progress
·Giving advice and arranging support for patients, relatives and carers
·Liaising with doctors, social workers, and other professionals
·Assessing treatment success at case conferences and meetings
·Writing and updating patient records
 
EDUCATION:
Nursing certificate and registration with the NMC with a valid UK PIN number
 
THE REQUIREMENTS:
To be eligible for this role, you will need to:
·Registered with the NMC
·Have worked as a nurse with ideally 2 or more years' experience
·Ability to drive
·Have very good communication skills and work well in a team
 
THE REWARDS:
·Competitive pay rates
·Flexible hours to suit your needs
·Mandatory training and additional Training
·Fast Track Registration and Compliance Process
 
THE DETAILS:
Location: Portsmouth  
Job-Type: Locum
Salary: £30ph M-F Days

Lorna Palmer-Binns

Nursing Recruitment Lead

020 4526 1797