Our clients in South London are urgently seeking a Locum Band 6 CPN to join their Community Mental Health Team.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
The post holder will be:-
Screening referrals with the team from GPs, psychiatric liaison, criminal justice liaison and IAPT primarily.
Conducting triage assessments of service users with a wide range of mental disorders. This is primarily by telephone at present. On triage duty 2 days a week.
Some initial face to face assessments may be necessary. Appropriate PPE provided.
Short-term casework, offering psycho social interventions and signposting.
Carrying our trusted assessments.
Completing data quality requirements on ePJS, EMIS.
MDT working, attending clinical team and business meetings, liaison with other services etc.
Team meetings twice a day- 9.15am for planning meeting, and 3.30 clinical meeting. Held on Teams at present.
Opportunity for home working due to Covid.
Co working with CRHTT
Attending GP MDT’s
Close liaison with primary care and community services
Opportunity to support with training to practice nurses and other organisations
Can take on a champion role within the team; various roles available, physical health, medication advice.
Attending medical reviews with the teams Dr’s as needed.