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Community Psychiatric Nurse

  • Job reference: DC-CPN-CAMH-WY-202
  • Location: West Yorkshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Children
Job description: Would you be interested in a 9 to 5 community based role within an Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service? We have a 3 month temporary vacancy available for a Registered Mental Health Nurse with CAMHS experience.

The position is for a Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse, working 5 days a week, working 9am-5pm or from Monday to Friday for a minimum of 3 months although an extension is likely. This is a fantastic opportunity for those wanting work the community and passion for working with vulnerable children and young people. Immediate starts are available.

You will be working with a community caseload of children and adolescents in the Keighley (West Yorkshire) area providing high quality care whilst running clinics. You must be a registered Mental Health Nurse, have experience working within a CAMHS team, and have access to your own car. Although it is highly rewarding to work with younger people, CAMHS can be a high pressure environment due to the nature of the client group so we are looking for people who are passionate about the field, patient in the face of challenging behaviour and able to act with professionalism, emotional intelligence and compassion in difficult circumstances with both clients and relatives.

Essential
-Registered with the NMC as a Registered Mental Health Nurse
-Nursing qualification
-Recent experience working at a Band 6 level or equivalent
-Must be able to engage with patients/clients
-Flexible
-Must be a car driver.
-Evidence of vaccination/immunity for TB (BCG), Hep B, MMR and Varicella (chicken pox).
-Must be eligible to work in the UK

Desirable:
-Recent experience in CAMHS or similar.


The benefits of Service Care Solutions:
* Twice weekly payroll runs
* £250 training allowance
* Excellent pay rates
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
* Umbrella & PAYE payment options available where
* Provider nationwide of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.
* Professional compliance solutions available.