Locum Band 6 - Eating Disorders Service

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Locum Band 6 - Eating Disorders Service

  • Location:

    Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    CPN

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:

    Recruitment@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk.

  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

  • Job ref:

    HE04

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-31

​Our clients in Hertfordshire are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 Community Mental Health Nurse (CPN) to join their Eating Disorders Service.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
Job Description
The post holder will cover the medical monitoring clinic. This will mean checking patients blood pressures, pulses, blood sugars and weight. They will be required to take action if the results require it i.e. supporting a patient to drink an Ensure supplement drink and sending them to A&E if required. They will also be required to update the team doctor, the care co-ordinator and update Paris notes. They will also be required to call all patients due to attend the clinic on the day to check they are symptom free of COVID-19 symptoms, if not they are to be asked to remain home and follow self-isolation guidance and report this to the team so they can take further action if needed. Also therapeutic work with young people with eating disorder using a family based approach, motivational enhancement therapy and CBT-E.
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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