Locum Band 6 - Primary Care Mental Health Service

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Locum Band 6 - Primary Care Mental Health Service

  • Location:

    West London

  • Sector:

    CPN

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:

    ldonnellan@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01322 478051

  • Job ref:

    WL92

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-31

Our clients in West London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 CPN to join their Primary Care Service.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
Job Summary
This role will involve a number of elements which will support the management of people with mental health conditions in primary care, who would have been previously managed by secondary care mental health services. In the first instance the focus will be on facilitating discharge from secondary care and providing support in primary care. The post holder will be part of a small team which will cover a whole borough and as such each post holder will be part of the wider locality team.
The objectives of the services are:
  • To facilitate the numbers of people with long term mental health conditions discharged back to their GP from the Trust.
  • Provide an enhanced level of support to PC clinician’s through advice and training to improve skills and capacity in responding to the needs of people with mental health conditions discharged back to them
  • To work within an agreed process for safe discharge from the Trust to GPs as well as and rapid re-referral, when appropriate
  • That patients discharged to their GP under this process have good clinical outcomes
  • That patients discharged to their GPs under this process have access to appropriate advice, advocacy, vocational support to access social networks
  • That the Public Sector Equalities Duty is met
​​​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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