Our clients in Barnet, Enfield and Haringey are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 CPN to join their West Locality Team.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
The post holder will be providing a specialist service to clients in treatment within the personality disorder stream.
Undertake assessment of emotional and psychological needs of patients referred to the stream
Formulate and implement appropriate treatment plans and provide mentalisation-based therapy at the same time as acting as care coordinator to those patients working closely with the multi-disciplinary team in the unit
Liaise with other professionals to contribute to the establishment of continuity of care across service
Act as CPA case coordinator and work autonomously within professional guidelines and the overall framework of the team’s policies and procedures
To manage a caseload of patients, in close collaboration with other members of the multi-disciplinary team, within the CPA framework and to agreed local and national standards.
To ensure that continuity of care is maintained and that appropriate and timely plans are made for the discharge of patients from the inpatient facilities ensuring Section 117 and CPA responsibilities are discharged.
To carry out assessments and assign patients to care clusters within the framework of the Health of the Nation Outcome Scales Payment by Results (HoNOS PbR) at first assessment, at CPA review, at times of significant change in presentation and at the end of treatment.