Community Band 6 - Older Adults

Posted 05 July 2024
Salary £26 per hour
LocationSouth Yorkshire
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description

Community Psychiatric Nurse (Older Adult) – South Yorkshire – Ongoing

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

Role Details:

  • Position: Community Psychiatric Nurse – Older Adults
  • Band: 6
  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Duration: 3 months (ongoing)
  • Schedule: Full-time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Rate of Pay: £26 per hour

A Day in the Life of a Community Psychiatric Nurse:

As a specialist in community mental health nursing, you will play a critical role in delivering care to older adults. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting home visits to ensure patients' needs are met and providing ongoing support.
  • Administering medications at scheduled times to manage patients' conditions effectively.
  • Engaging with patients to understand their mental health conditions, helping them navigate their challenges, and monitoring their progress.
  • Performing risk assessments to ensure patient safety and creating a secure environment for their treatment.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Active registration with the NMC as a mental health nurse.
  • Proven community experience in a similar role.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work under pressure.
  • Capability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Commitment to delivering the highest quality of patient care.

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of older adults and meet the qualifications, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding opportunity.

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!