Community Band 6 (Older Adults 65+) - South Yorkshire

Posted 17 June 2024
Salary £24 - 25 per hour
LocationSouth Yorkshire
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description

We are currently seeking a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with experience in community psychiatry to join our team in South Yorkshire. This role presents an opportunity for those looking to embrace a new challenge.

Key Details:

  • Job Role: Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) – Older Adults (65+)
  • Band: 6
  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Duration: Ongoing, with an initial period of 3 months
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Rate of Pay: £25 per hour

Day-to-Day Responsibilities

As an RMN specialising in community psychiatry, your role will be pivotal in providing patient care:

  • Conducting regular visits to patients within the community to assess and address their needs.
  • Administering prescribed medications at scheduled intervals to manage patient conditions effectively.
  • Engaging with patients to understand their conditions, facilitating efficient support and monitoring progress.
  • Performing risk assessments as necessary to ensure patient safety and well-being throughout their treatment.

Requirements: To qualify for this position, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Active registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a mental health nurse.
  • Demonstrated experience in community-based psychiatric care.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to perform effectively under pressure.
  • Capacity to work autonomously as well as collaboratively within a team.
  • Commitment to delivering high-quality patient care and support.

This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute significantly to the mental health care landscape in South Yorkshire, working within a dynamic team dedicated to patient well-being and support.

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.

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