Locum Band 6 CPN - Community Mental Health Team

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Locum Band 6 CPN - Community Mental Health Team

  • Location:

    South London

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  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


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
Job Description
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.
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and would like to find out more, please call Lauren - 07552277905 (New Registrants) or Georgia 07552277896 (Existing Registrants) or alternatively please email recruitment@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk.
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