Location Basildon
Job type Permanent
Salary £24907 - £30615 per annum
Reference 24710
Date posted October 13, 2020
Maxxima’s nursing team is currently recruiting for a Band 5 Mental Health Practitioner to fill a full-time, permanent role in the Mental Health Service’s Emergency Response and Urgent Care Team based in Basildon
 
We are looking for a mental health practitioner to join the Emergency Response and Urgent Care Team. This post is open to individuals with a RMN or HCPC registration in nursing, occupational therapy or social work with a passion for mental health.

The successful candidate will be a member of the multidisciplinary team, working in a fast pace community urgent care pathway offering a community response to those experiencing a mental health crisis.

You will have the responsibility for participating in planning, implementation/evaluation and ongoing review of treatment plans for individuals where crisis has been assessed.

You will work collaboratively with key partner organisations, service users, carers, clinicians and other practitioners to provide a 7 day a week, 24 hours a day service, 365 days a year, working shifts were appropriate and operationally required.

This role will be working on a 12 hour shift pattern and is eligible for unsocial hour payments of time plus 30% on Saturday (midnight to midnight) and any week day after 8 pm and before 6 am and time plus 60% on Sundays and Public Holidays (midnight to midnight) enhancement on Sundays and bank holidays as well as your normal rate

The starting salary for this Band 5 Mental Health Practitioner is £24,907 - £30,615 pa depending on your experience.
 
If you are interested in this Band 5 Mental Health Practitioner, please apply by clicking the apply button. Or if you would like more details about this role, contact the Nursing team today, we always have time to take your call.
 
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