Locum Band 7 Triage Nurse Specialist - CAMHS Service

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Locum Band 7 Triage Nurse Specialist - CAMHS Service

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    CPN

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:

    ldonnellan@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

  • Job ref:

    CNWL125

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-04-30

Our clients in Central North West London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 7 Triage Nurse Specialist to join their Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
Job Summary
The Triage Co-ordinators facilitate up to an hour F2F Triage appointment via zoom and in clinic after the referral has been accepted by the Duty Team. The Triage process aim is to help Coordinators decide which is the most appropriate sub-team the referral can be allocated to for further support if it meets the Tier 3 criterion.
The role is to facilitate triage appointments in clinic or via zoom with patients and their carer givers to ensure that the service is supporting them to access the right support based on the presenting risks and needs if the referral meets the tier 3 criteria within the service.
To ensure that it is allocated to the right sub team within the service if referral does not meet criteria.
To support patients and carers to be safely discharged back to the community and to enable them to access other services NB: They also work in collaboration with other professionals including paediatric teams in hospital, GP surgeries, social services, schools, forensic services and voluntary mental health services.
To work closely with the Duty Team when screening paper referral and discussing onward plan for urgent assessment If not, the Coordinators will support the patient and family to be safely discharged back to the community under care of care givers, GP, social worker and other specialist mental heat services.
​​​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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