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Mental Health Nurse

  • Job reference: EL171
  • Location: Suffolk
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Adults
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We are looking for Band 5 Mental Health Nurses for a fantastic opportunity to join a newly refurbished specialist Mental Health service based in Suffolk, within the NHS.

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

Applicant must drive and have access to a car.

Temporary pay rate:
*Days: £20ph
*Nights & Saturdays: £24ph
*Sundays & Bank Holidays: £28ph

Hours and length of contract:
*Full time shifts
*Shift times are:
oMon-Fri 07:00-15:00, 13:30-21:30, 20.45-07.15
oSat & Sun 9.00-17.00
*4 week placement
*Candidate must be available to start ASAP and for the full duration of the placement

Daily Duties:
Working as part of the Crisis Team you will provide emergency and urgent assessments for people in mental health crisis. You be expected to respond to telephone calls in a timely manner to talk to patients/carers as well as professionals making referrals.

The Acute Adult Service provides assessment and treatment services for acute mental disorders and rehabilitation including:
*Acute Anxiety
*Personality Disorder
*Bipolar Disorder

You will work closely with patients to determine the best treatment based on risk reduction and assessment with regular reviews. You will be working as part of multi-disciplinary team and therefore team-working skills are essential.

Person specification:
The applicant must be DBS cleared and have previous experience in the field.

If you are interested in any of these roles then please contact Emma at SCS on 01772 208963 or send across your CV directly to