Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner

Posted 11 September 2023
Salary £25 per hour
Discipline Registered Mental Health Nurses
Contact NameTaylor Carlton

Job description

Hunter Mental Health have an exciting opportunity for a Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner to join a team based in Tameside.

Main Duties:

  • Provide assessments and prioritise appointments.
  • Provide urgent assessment for individuals who present with acute mental health needs.
  • Following assessments to be responsible for identifying appropriate management plans, follow up care, referrals and fast tracking of patients into specialist services.
  • Provide brief crisis interventions and follow up appointments for individuals to support crisis management and harm minimisation for a time limited period.
  • Responsible for delivering a range of brief psychological based interventions for people experiencing mental health problems for a time limited period. 

The working hours are a 37hrs, Mon – Fri 09:00 – 17:00 (flexibility for days and part time considered)

Key details of the role:

  • Registered Mental Health Nurse
  • Band 6 
  • Duration 3-month ongoing contract
  • Full time
  • £25.00ph via 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.