Community - Band 6 - London

Posted 08 March 2024
Salary £28 - 30 per hour
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description

Position: Community Psychiatric Nurse – London (Ongoing)

We are currently seeking a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with extensive community experience, ready to embrace a new professional challenge.

Below are key details of the role:

  • Job Role: Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN)
  • Band: 6
  • Location: London (East)
  • Duration: 3 months (ongoing)
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday / 9 am – 5 pm
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Rate of pay: £28-£30 per hour


As a dedicated mental health nurse specializing in the community, you play a crucial role in providing patient care:

  • Conducting regular visits to patients in the community to ensure their needs are met.
  • Administering prescribed medications at scheduled times to address patients' specific requirements.
  • Engaging in meaningful conversations with patients to comprehend their conditions, enabling more effective assistance and monitoring progress.
  • Performing risk assessments when necessary to ensure patient safety and maintain a secure environment during their treatment.


To excel in this role, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Active registration with the NMC as a mental health nurse.
  • Demonstrated experience in a community setting.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to thrive under pressure.
  • Capacity to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Dedication to delivering the highest quality of care to patients.


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!