Locum Band 6 - Recovery and Support Service

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Locum Band 6 - Recovery and Support Service

  • Location:

    South West London

  • Sector:

    CPN

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:

    LDonnellan@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

  • Job ref:

    SW44

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-03-31

​​​​Our clients in South West London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse to join their Recovery and Support Service.
Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
Job Summary
The recovery support team provides a recovery service for those people with severe and enduring mental disorder between the ages of 17 and 75 years.
The post holder will work within a multi disciplinary team comprising of Doctors, Psychologists, Social Workers, CPNs, OT, Support and Recovery Workers, Employment Specialists, a Team Manager and team administration staff.
Job Purpose
  • To manage a recovery caseload of clients between experiencing severe and enduring mental disorder
  • To be accountable for the co-ordination of recovery car plans for people between the ages of 17-75.
  • To work closely with other members of the multi disciplinary team.
  • To assess health and social care needs and negotiate care plans with service users and their carers, remaining objective when working with diagnostic uncertainty.
  • To undertake risk assessments according to Trust policy.
  • To ensure delivery of car plans in partnership with multi disciplinary colleagues and a range of health and social care agencies, within the CPA structure.
  • To engage service users and carers assertively and offer care/interventions within the least restrictive setting in normal community environments.
  • To provide a service sensitive to age, culture, ethnicity, gender, sexuality and disability.
​​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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