Accessibility Links

Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN)

  • Job reference: ELNHSEP1
  • Location: Braintree, Essex
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Adults
Closes in:
d h m s
Hurry ending soon!
Send jobs like this to my email
Job description: Are you a Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) looking for a new positon within the NHS? Service Care Solutions currently have an exciting opportunity to join a specialist First Episode of Psychosis (FEP) service based in Braintree.


*Do you know someone who would be interested in this role? We offer a £250 referral bonus per successful candidate that is referred*

Band 6 Temporary pay rate: : £25ph ltd

Hours and length of contract:
*Full time: Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00
*The manager is looking for the position to be filled ASAP with an initial 3 month contract length.

The team offers support to service users experiencing a First Episode of Psychosis which could include symptoms such as: false beliefs/delusions such as paranoia and suspiciousness, hallucinations, confused thinking such as racing thoughts, difficulty concentrating, changed feelings such as mood swings, depression and anxiety.

You will undertake care coordination of a caseload of service users within the community covering the Mid Essex Locality and will be responsible for the assessment of care needs

This includes participating in the initial assessment of clients to determine appropriateness for FEP, and developing and implementing recovery based care plans in addition to carrying out risk assessments.

You will ensure that all interventions are undertaken within established time scales, work flexibility and participate in the demands of the FEP Service and provide clinical supervision and professional leadership to junior staff.

Person specification:
The applicant must be DBS cleared and have previous experience in the field, preferably experience in an FEP

If you are interested in this role then please contact Emma at SCS on 01772 208963 or send across your CV directly to