Locum Band 6 - Older Adults Psychological Services

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Locum Band 6 - Older Adults Psychological Services

  • Location:

    Greater London

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  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Our clients in West London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 CPN to join their Older Adult Psychological Service.
Hours: Shift Pattern: Earlies: 8am to 4pm: Lates: 2pm to 10pm.
Job Description
As a member of the Team the post holder will need to have:-
  • Adequate post qualifying experience work in psychiatry
  • Experience of supervising staff.
  • Experience of crisis work and undertaking assessments and formulating care plans , risk plans and risk management
  • Safeguarding
  • Working in an MDT setting/ Team work
  • Knowledge of bio psychosocial interventions
  • Assessment and treatment of patients who present with cognitive impairment
  • Risk assessment/management and crisis intervention skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to use de-escalation skills
  • Ability to make clinically safe autonomous decisions
  • Organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload.
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to work in a high pressure environment
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Commitment to equal opportunities
  • Ability to accept constructive criticism
  • Ability to develop based on reflection
  • Awareness of own limitations
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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