Location Lancashire
Job type Temporary
Salary £23 - £35 per hour
Reference 23173
Date posted July 22, 2020
Maxxima Nursing Team is currently seeking for a Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner to fill a full time role in Barrow-in-Furness. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge and skills working within Mental Health and ideally Child and Adolescents Mental Health.
 
The team are offering full time hours, 9am – 5pm across 7 days, so some weekend working may be required.
 
This post is to meet the requirements of the waiting list initiative and also to work within the CAMHS Crisis Service. Children and young people and their families on the CAMHS waiting list will be contacted by the practitioner and a plan for care agreed. Brief interventions and liaison will be offered by the practitioner with the goal of drastically reducing waiting times for CAMHS service users.
 
The pay rate for this locum Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner job is £23.00 per hour (Umbrella) with increasing to £28.00 (Saturday) and £35.00 (Sunday) per hour for weekend shifts . This role is to start as soon as possible and is initially until Jan 2021 but is likely to be extended.
 
Requirements of the Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner role:
  • You must be a Registered Nurse with a valid NMC pin or a Qualified Social Worker with SWE registration
  • You must have experience within CAMHS or working with young people
  •  You must have excellent assessment and time management skills

Contact us:
 
If you are interested in this Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
 
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.
 
Reasonable adjustments:
 
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.
 
About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
 
We’re the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We’ll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You’ll know who’s supporting you every step of the way and we’ll always have time to take your call.
 
We like to think we’re a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you’ll find we’re unusually friendly.
 
Recommend a colleague:
 
Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
 
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.
 
*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.