Our clients in South London are urgently seeking 2 Band 6 Community Mental Health Nurse (CPN) or Social Workers to join their Crisis Outreach Service.
Hours: Monday- Friday 9-5
The team is a crisis assessment team for individuals not currently under the care of mental health services.
The team is made up of one consultant and 6 crisis assessment practitioners. The team offers a rapid response and offers assessment to individuals at their home or at Lambeth hospital 4 hours following referral.
The team act as trusted assessors for onward referrals to CMHT, HTT or inpatient services. Patients in crisis are supported for a maximum of 5 days before being referred to primary or secondary car
Enhanced DBS needed.
Must have - experience of working clinically and carrying out assessments and enhanced DBS.
Information - Assessment skills essential – and previous experience of HTT or Psych Liaison.