CPN - Band 6 - Home Treatment Team

Posted 18 January 2024
Salary £31 - 32 per hour
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Contact NameOzan Topbas

Job description

Exciting Opportunity for a Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) in Home Treatment Team – Immediate Start!

Are you a dedicated Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) seeking a rewarding challenge in community healthcare? Join our dynamic team and make a difference. Here's an overview of the role:

Position: Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) – Home Treatment Team
Band: 6
Location: Yeovil
Duration: Minimum 3 months, with the potential for ongoing
Shifts: Flexible 8am – 8pm or 8pm – 8am (Long days/nights)
Start Date: ASAP
Pay Rate: £30 - £32 per hour

Responsibilities: As an integral member of our community-focused team, you will play a crucial role in providing compassionate care. Your day-to-day activities will include:

  • Conducting visits to patients on a ward to ensure their needs are met.
  • Administering medication at scheduled times to address patients' healthcare requirements.
  • Engaging in meaningful conversations with patients, understanding their conditions, and providing efficient assistance.
  • Performing risk assessments when necessary to ensure a safe environment for patients during their treatment.

Requirements: To thrive in this role, you should possess:

  • Active registration through the NMC as a mental health nurse.
  • Proven experience in community healthcare, preferably with a background in home treatment teams.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work under pressure.
  • Capability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Dedication to delivering the highest quality of patient care.

Working Hours and Contract Duration: Expect flexible shifts from 8am – 8pm or 8pm – 8am. The initial contract is for a minimum of 3 months, with the potential for extension.

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 OTopbas@hg-mh.com 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.

Oh, and we are also one of the top 10 UK Best Small Companies to Work For!