CPN - Forensics - London

Posted 21 February 2024
Salary £25 - 27 per hour
LocationLondon
Discipline Community Psychiatric Nurses (RMNs or SWs)
Reference24270
Contact NameCameron McCoy

Job description

Unraveling Justice: Join Our Team as a Forensic Mental Health Nurse!

We are looking for the very best mental health practitioner to work with our client in South East London. If you’re looking for your next challenge, congratulations! You’ve just found it!

Here are the need to know details:

  • Job Title: Forensic CPN
  • Band 6
  • Location: South East London
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Schedule: 9-5 Monday to Friday 
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Rate of pay: £25 - £27 p/h umbrella days
  • Must holder a Valid Full UK Drivers License

Position Overview: We are seeking a skilled and compassionate Forensic Mental Health Nurse to provide specialized care to individuals with mental health needs within the forensic setting. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in mental health nursing and a commitment to promoting recovery and rehabilitation for individuals with complex mental health issues.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive nursing assessments and interventions for individuals within the forensic mental health system, including those in correctional facilities and forensic psychiatric hospitals.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to develop and implement individualized care plans tailored to the unique needs of each patient.
  • Administer medications and monitor patient responses, ensuring adherence to prescribed treatment regimens.
  • Conduct therapeutic interventions and facilitate group therapy sessions to support patients in developing coping skills and addressing underlying mental health issues.
  • Coordinate discharge planning and transition services to facilitate successful reintegration into the community.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date clinical documentation in accordance with professional standards and regulatory requirements.

Requirements and qualifications required for this role:

  • Current and valid registration with the NMC.
  • Proven experience within a Forensic Service.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Commitment to providing high-quality patient care.

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’ll 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 very 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’s a simple philosophy but one we are passionate about.

How to apply:

If this job sounds perfect for you, please call our team on 0203 475 4175.

You could also send your CV to cmccoy@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’ll 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’ll never be left waiting. Just one of the reasons for our group's excellent 4.7 Google rating.

Oh, and we’re also one of the top 10 UK Best Small Companies to Work For…