Community Band 6 / Oldham / Full-Part time

Posted 31 January 2024
Salary £25 - 26 per hour
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description


Position: Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) – Ongoing

We are presently seeking a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with community experience who is eager to embrace a new professional challenge.

The following outlines key details associated with this role:

  • Job Role: CPN
  • Band: 6
  • Location: Oldham
  • Duration: Ongoing for 3 months
  • Schedule: 3-5 days a week, 9 am – 5 pm
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Rate of pay: £25p/h - £26p/h

A day in the life of an RMN in the community involves playing a pivotal role in delivering patient care, encompassing:

  • Conducting visits to patients on a ward to assess and ensure their needs are met.
  • Administering medication at scheduled times to address patient requirements.
  • Engaging in meaningful conversations with patients, comprehending their conditions, and providing efficient assistance while monitoring potential progress or setbacks.
  • Conducting risk assessments when necessary to maintain patient safety and foster a secure treatment environment.

Requirements and qualifications for this role include:

  • Active registration through the NMC as a mental health nurse.
  • Demonstrated community experience.
  • Proficient communication skills and ability to perform effectively under pressure.
  • Capability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team.
  • Commitment to delivering the highest quality of care to patients.

Working hours and contract duration:

This role entails a commitment of 3-5 days per week, working from 9 am to 5 pm. The initial contract is for a minimum of 3 months, with the potential for ongoing engagement.


Why Choose Hunter Gatherer Mental Health?

  • Easy online sign-up for quick registration.
  • Join a community of like-minded locums who share your values.
  • Bi-weekly payments you can rely on, backed by HG Ventures Group.
  • Representation by mental health experts who understand and advocate for you.
  • Build a long-term, trusting relationship with us.
  • Access the best nationwide roles in the mental health sector.
  • Enjoy hassle-free marketing and business development support.
  • Stay informed with market insights, trends, and exclusive events.
  • Benefit from excellent customer service – our passion and priority.


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 4.7 Google rating.

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