Community - Band 6 - CMHT 18-65

Posted 05 July 2024
Salary £25 per hour
LocationSouth Yorkshire
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description

Community Psychiatric Nurse (CMHT – Ages 18-65) – South Yorkshire – Ongoing Opportunity

Are you a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with community experience seeking a new challenge? We have an exciting opportunity that might be perfect for you!

Key Details of the Role:

  • Position: Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) – Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) for ages 18-65
  • Band: 6
  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Duration: 3 months (ongoing)
  • Schedule: Full-time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Rate of Pay: £25 per hour

A Day in the Life of a Community Psychiatric Nurse

As a Community Psychiatric Nurse, your role is essential in providing care and support to patients within the community. Your daily responsibilities will include:

  • Patient Visits: Conducting regular visits to ensure patients' needs are met and their well-being is monitored.
  • Medication Administration: Ensuring patients receive their medications on time to manage their conditions effectively.
  • Patient Interaction: Engaging with patients to understand their conditions, providing support, and monitoring their progress.
  • Risk Assessments: Performing necessary risk assessments to ensure the safety of patients and those around them, creating a secure environment for treatment.

Requirements and Qualifications

To excel in this role, you should have:

  • Active NMC Registration: A current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a mental health nurse.
  • Community Experience: Proven experience working within a community setting.
  • Effective Communication Skills: Strong ability to communicate effectively with patients and colleagues.
  • Resilience Under Pressure: Capability to work efficiently under pressure, both independently and as part of a team.
  • Commitment to Quality Care: A dedication to providing the highest standard of care for patients.

If you are passionate about mental health and eager to make a difference in the community, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding opportunity. Join us in providing exceptional care and support to those in need.