CAMHS Triage CPN Needed!

Posted 06 March 2023
Salary £29 - 32 per hour
DisciplineCAMHS Practitioner
Contact NameHannah Chapman

Job description

Hunter Mental Health have an exciting opportunity for a fantastic CAMHS Practitioner for CAMHS triage team!

The role will be providing assessments and referrals for young patients or their families/carers phoning into the mental health service based in the Surrey area. This service offers help, support, care and advice for users who call into the service needing help. Experience in community mental health is required as the service would require someone to hit the ground running and be a real asset to the service. They also need someone with the following:

  • Experience of working in triage teams is ideal but not necessary.
  • Must have CAMHS experience
  • Ability to provide excellent assessment, treatment and care reviews to patients and their families/carers
  • Be able to complete risk assessments and able to identify which service the user would benefit from.
  • Ability to take responsibility for supporting team members in their decision making
  • Good understanding of safeguarding and have good written skills and be timely in their writing up of appts and sending out letters.
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good Communicator
  • Good computer skills

The working hours are 09.00am till 5.00pm however part-time will be considered. Within the service there is a support team of other Community Psychiatric Nurses, OT's and Psychiatrists, along with the supervision of the Team Lead.

Key details of the role:

  • Community Psychiatric Nurse or Social Worker
  • Band 6
  • CAMHS Community Experience
  • Start date - ASAP
  • Duration - 3 month ongoing
  • Full Time or Part Time position
  • £32PH umbrella

Call Hannah on (0203 989 8891) to find out more about this role.

Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme - we pay you £200 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies)

Why work with Hunter?

  • Join the community: be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.
  • Represented by AHP sector experts, we listen, understand your needs and represent you professionally.
  • Quick & simple online registration
  • A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.
  • Access to the very best requirements nationwide.
  • As part of the Hunter AHP network you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.
  • Weekly payments you can trust, Hunter AHP is part of the Hunter/Gatherer Group of Companies.
  • Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.
  • Access to exclusive Hunter AHP events and discounted CPD.
  • Customer service, it's a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about