Locum Band 6 - Liaision Psychiatric Service

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Locum Band 6 - Liaision Psychiatric Service

  • Location:

    Kent

  • Sector:

    CPN

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:

    Recruitment@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk.

  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

  • Job ref:

    KMPT11

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-31

Our clients in Kent are urgently seeking to recruit 2 Locum Band 6 CPN's to join their Liaison Psychiatric Liaison Service.
Hours: Covering shifts over a 24 hour period 7 days a week (which will involve working nights, weekends, unsocial hours and public holidays.
Job Summary
It is essential that the post holders are both RIO trained and have the flexibility to cover shifts over a 24hour period 7 days a week. The candidate would essentially be in post for the minimum of 3 months.
The post holders will offer an assessment service to patients aged 18+ presenting at the general hospital with a broad range of mental health and psychological problems and diagnosed psychiatric illnesses and will be providing a mental health consultation, liaison and advice service throughout the departments. They will be delivering a range of evidence based psychosocial interventions to individual patients and assisting and supporting general hospital colleagues in making decisions about treatment and care in complex situations
They will provide formal and informal education and case consultation to registered and unregistered staff, representing mental health services within the hospitals and providing a communication structure between secondary mental health services, primary care and non-statutory services, as a means of ensuring the highest possible standards of patient care.
​​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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