Locum Band 6 - Primary Care Mental Health Service

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Locum Band 6 - Primary Care Mental Health Service

  • Location:

    South London

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  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

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  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

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  • Published:

    23 days ago

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Our clients in South London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 CPN to join their Primary Care Mental Health Service.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
COVID: Opportunity for home working (two or three days a week)
Job Summary
The post holder will be screening referrals with the team from GPs, psychiatric liaison, criminal justice liaison and IAPT primarily. Conducting triage assessments of service users with a wide range of mental disorders. This is primarily by telephone at present. On triage duty 2 days a week. Some initial face to face assessments may be necessary. Appropriate PPE provided. Carrying a caseload- short-term casework, offering psycho social interventions and signposting.
They will also be carrying out trusted assessments, completing data quality requirements on ePJS, MDT working, attending clinical team and business meetings, liaison with other services etc.
Team meetings twice a day- 9.15am for planning meeting, and 3.30 clinical meeting. Held on Teams at present.
    ​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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