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Lead Nurse

Job Description

Band 6 - Lead Nurse
Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Chesterfield Central Community Mental Health Team,
Bayheath House
Full-time, 37.5 hours per week, £26 per hour

Our Derbyshire Early Intervention in Psychosis Service (DEIPS) is for people aged 14 to 64 who experience psychosis for the first time.

The main responsibilities of a Lead Nurse include:

  • Supporting and managing a complex caseload, initial assessments, assessing risk, developing collaborative care plans, undertaking the role for duty worker, administering depot injections, attending CST meetings, and working closely with our partners in health and social care.
  • A requirement support and develop Student Nurses and to supervise junior members of the team.
  • The successful candidates will receive regular clinical and managerial supervision, with access to professional development.

The successful candidate will have experience working with patients with psychosis.

Remote working options can be discussed at interview stage.

We 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