Community Band 6 - Crisis

Posted 28 May 2024
Salary £25.00 - 25.50 per hour
LocationWest Midlands
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description

Community Psychiatric Nurse (CAMHS) – West Midlands – Ongoing Opportunity

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

Position Details:

  • Role: Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) - Crisis Team
  • Band: 6
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Duration: 3 months (ongoing)
  • Schedule: Day shifts (with potential for condensed hours)
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Rate of Pay: £25.50 per hour

Role Overview

As a Community Psychiatric Nurse, you will play a crucial role in providing comprehensive care to patients within the community.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Patient Visits: Conducting regular visits to ensure patient needs are met and providing support.
  • Medication Administration: Ensuring timely and accurate administration of medications.
  • Patient Interaction: Engaging with patients to understand their conditions, monitor progress, and offer effective support.
  • Risk Assessments: Performing necessary risk assessments to ensure patient safety and creating a secure treatment environment.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • NMC Registration: Active registration as a Mental Health Nurse.
  • Community Experience: Demonstrated experience in a community setting.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure.
  • Teamwork: Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Commitment to Care: A dedicated commitment to delivering the highest quality of care to patients.

This role offers an opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of individuals in the community. If you are ready to take on this rewarding challenge, we would love to hear from you!

Benefits of working with Hunter Gatherer Mental Health:

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

How to apply:

If this job sounds perfect for you, please call our team on 020 3475 4175.

You could also send your CV to to find out more about other Mental Health Nursing roles we have available.

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).

About us: Hunter Gatherer Mental Health are one of the UK s leading specialist Mental Health recruitment agencies.

Our job is to listen, respond and support you in your career goals. To understand your needs and partner with you to help you achieve them.

We will always be by your side finding you the right job at the right time, with friendly, caring service.

What’s more, we pay leading rates with multiple pay runs each week, so you will never be left waiting. Just one of the reasons for our group's excellent 4.8 Google rating.

Oh, and we are also one of the top 10 UK Best Small Companies to Work For!