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Community Psychiatric Nurse

Job Description

Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Northallerton CMHT - Adult Mental Health
North Moor House, North Moor Road, Northallerton,
North Yorkshire, DL6 2FG
Strictly full time - 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm
£26ph weekdays

Must hold valid NMC registration pin
(Applicant must hold a valid UK driving license and own transport)

The successful candidate will provide a rapid, timely and high-quality mental health service to all patients referred to the Department of Community Mental Health for assessment and treatment of mental health problems and implementing changes as and when necessary.

The main responsibilities include:
Providing initial assessment and formulation of the mental health and treatment needs for referred patients, planning, implementing and evaluating care with a high level of autonomy.

Acting as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in areas relating to mental health and in the promotion of psychological well-being to patients, professional colleagues, commanders and where appropriate unit personnel.

Maintaining and evaluate data on the outcome of clinical and educational work.

Initiating administrative advice on mental health management of service personnel on caseload to Unit Commanders and Medical Officers.

We also offer a £250 bonus for starting a contract with SCS.
Furthermore, if you know anyone looking for work and you refer them across, we offer a £250 referral bonus per person.

If this role is of interest to you, please respond to this advert with an up to date copy of your CV, contacting Chloe on 01772 208963 or