Community Band 6 - West Midlands

Posted 31 May 2024
Salary £25.50 - 26.00 per hour
LocationWest Midlands
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description

Community Psychiatric Nurse – West Midlands – Ongoing Opportunity

Are you a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with community experience looking for a new challenge? We have an exciting opportunity for you in the West Midlands!

Position Details:

  • Job Role: Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) – Early Intervention
  • Band: 6
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Duration: 3 months (with potential for extension)
  • Schedule: 37.5 hours per week, daytime shifts
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Rate of Pay: £26 per hour

Role Overview:

As a Community Psychiatric Nurse specialising in early intervention, you will play a crucial role in supporting patients within their own homes.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting home visits to ensure patients' needs are met and they are progressing well.
  • Administering medication and managing treatment schedules.
  • Engaging with patients to understand their conditions and provide tailored support, monitoring their progress, and addressing any setbacks.
  • Performing risk assessments to ensure the safety of patients and those around them, maintaining a secure environment during treatment.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • NMC Registration: Must be actively registered as a mental health nurse.
  • Community Experience: Proven experience in a community setting is essential.
  • Caseload Management: Experience in holding and managing a caseload is required.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent communication skills and the ability to work under pressure.
  • Teamwork: Ability to work independently and as part of a team when necessary.
  • Commitment: A dedicated approach to providing the highest quality of care for patients.

Ready to Make a Difference?

If you're ready to take on this rewarding role and make a significant impact in the community, apply now! Join us in delivering exceptional care and support to those who need it most.

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!