Our clients in Essex are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 Registered Mental Health Nurse to join their Crisis Response Service.
Hours: 37.5 hours a week, 10am - 6pm but will also consider 12 midday to 8pm shifts.
The post holder will work as a Band 6 Senior Clinician with the Crisis Response Team in providing high quality, evidence-based, holistic assessments to patients in line with your professional code of conduct and Trust policies. They will assess, plan, implement and evaluate packages of care based upon individual service user needs, under the guidance of the Team Leader as per NICE guidance. The team works closely with the 2 other teams which form the Urgent Care Pathway – Hospital Liaison and Home First - to respond to urgent and emergency mental health crisis. Assessments can be completed within the community and ability to drive is essential. The Team have use of a lease car. The team also covers the 111 Option 2 telephone contact service and a part of your role will be to take calls from service users contacting this service.
As required by your manager, you will have responsibility for the day to day co-ordination of the shifts within the Crisis Response Team.
You will be expected to work collaboratively with key partner organisations, service users, carers, clinicians and other practitioners within the multi-disciplinary team in delivering services; providing a 7-day a week, 24-hours a day service for 365 days a year working shifts where appropriate and operationally required.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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