Band 6 Care Co-ordinator

Posted 12 September 2023
Salary £25 - 26 per hour
DisciplineCommunity Mental Health Nurses
Contact NameTaylor Carlton

Job description

Hunter Mental Health have an exciting opportunity for a Band 6 Care Co-ordinator to join an CMHT based in Dukinfield. The team offer a service to adults of working age who require assessments by a specialist mental health professional. 

Main Duties:

  • To carry a caseload and work with evidence based interventions
  • Assessment of need of the service user and carer
  • Formulation of care plan
  • Implementation of a plan of care for the service user in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team, referring agent, family/carer and service user, where appropriate.
  • Assessment and monitoring of risk
  • To monitor, review and evaluate care in accordance with C.P.A
  • To offer initial mental health and social care assessments to those newly referred to the service,
  • To participate in the CMHT’s duty system on a rota basis.  Be able to offer a rapid response to service users’ immediate needs, including those arising from crises. 
  • To work in a therapeutically informed way within the multi-disciplinary team to address the needs of service users with complex emotional disorders.
  • To maintain a persistent approach to engagement where there are complex mental health difficulties.
  • To have the capacity to prioritise and work flexibly with MDT in order to respond to rapidly changing clinical needs.
  • To promote the physical health and wellbeing of service users.
  • To maintain accurate, up to date electronic records of all service users referred and receiving assessment, care To liaise with all agencies, and members of the multi-disciplinary team to ensure the needs of the service user are met.

Key details of the role:

  • Community Mental Health Nurse
  • Band 6
  • Start date – ASAP
  • Duration - 3 months
  • Full time position
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
  • £25.00ph - £26.00ph via an umbrella

Call Taylor on (0203 475 4175) to find out more about this role.

Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme - we pay you £250 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies)

Why work with Hunter?

  • Join the community: be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.
  • Represented by AHP sector experts, we listen, understand your needs and represent you professionally.
  • Quick & simple online registration
  • A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.
  • Access to the very best requirements nationwide.
  • As part of the Hunter AHP network you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.
  • Weekly payments you can trust, Hunter AHP is part of the Hunter/Gatherer Group of Companies.
  • Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.
  • Access to exclusive Hunter AHP events and discounted CPD.
  • Customer service, it's a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about.