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Band 6 CPN - Winchester

Job Description

Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse - Winchester


We are currently recruiting for a Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse for a vacancy based at Avalon House in Winchester. This is a long term contract for a period of 3-6 months with the possibility of extension.

The Community Mental Health Team at Avalon House provide a wide range of community-based mental health services for people who need ongoing support for their mental health issues. Tailored to individuals, we use psychological interventions, group and one-to-one therapy and social and emotional support, as well as medication options.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The candidate will be responsible for the formulation, execution, and evaluation of a care plan for a designated number of patients who may present with significant complexity within a multidisciplinary team.

The candidate will ensure that each individual plan is developed in consultation/agreement with the patient and informed by the wider multidisciplinary team.

The candidate will be responsible for identifying the specific interventions and skills required from the multidisciplinary team to deliver the plan of care and expected health/social outcomes which are evidence based and lead to recovery and minimise risk.

The candidate will be responsible for devising a crisis plan with each individual patient and alerting the Urgent Care services as required.

Location - Avalon House, Winchester,

Vacancies - Band 6 CPN - Monday - Friday 09:00-17:00

Candidates - Must be qualified RMNs with a valid NMC Pin, and will have knowledge and experience working in the community.

Rates - £30ph Monday to Friday

Sign Up Bonus - £150 sign up bonus for any new nurses that register with our agency. This will be paid in your first pay packet.

Referral Bonus - £250 referral fee bonus for any nurse you refer who we place in to work on a 3-month contract.

Benefits of using our agency - Single point of contact, multiple weekly payroll runs, large approved list of umbrellas, all compliance costs covered

If you are interested in applying, please contact Senior Recruitment Consultant Jake Nuttall on 01772 208963 or send your CV to