Locum Band 6 CPN/Occupational Therapist - Assessment Team

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Locum Band 6 CPN/Occupational Therapist - Assessment Team

  • Location:

    South West London

  • Sector:

    CPN, AHP

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


​​​​​Our clients in South West London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 CPN or Occupational Therapist to join their Assessment Service.
Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm with WFH 2 days per week.
Job Summary
  • To assess/ triage/ act as first entry point for adults and older adults into community mental health secondary care
  • To assess and work with mental health service users, and signpost them to other services and discharge to primary care where necessary. Any service users needing longer term secondary care and care coordination will be transferred to the relevant teams in the Trust.
  • To work proactively with clients presenting with complex needs, using evidence based /client-centered principles to assess, plan, and direct treatment and discharge plans.
  • The post holder is expected to utilise community resources, working closely with Primary Care.
  • The post holder will ensure user and carer involvement in all aspects of service delivery.
  • The post holder will be expected to promote, by example and leadership, a high standard of patient care.
  • To regularly supervise nursing students on practice placement.
  • The post holder will communicate and collaborate effectively with all agencies and agents involved in supporting adults with severe mental health problems.
​​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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