Location Havering
Job type Temporary
Salary £25 per hour
Reference 26200
Date posted January 05, 2021
Maxxima’s nursing team is currently recruiting for a Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner to fill a full-time role in Havering, Essex. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge and skills working within a mental health service in the NHS.
The team’s request is for an experienced Mental Health Nurse with a live NMC registration or a Qualified Social Worker with live HCPC Registration and at least 2 years post qualifying experience working with mental health clients.
Your Role:
  • Delivering a range of evidence based interventions which will promote recovery, social inclusion and normalisation.
  • Providing a Recovery focused, multi-disciplinary assessment for people that meet the service criteria and require service provision
  • Assessing and planning treatment effectively in partnership with service users, their carers and families to identify needs and agreed desired outcomes from a recovery perspective and to start to plan discharging from secondary mental health services at the point of entry.
  • Providing short term interventions (6-12months) focussed on preventing admission to inpatient services & preventing referral to Community Recovery Teams. Much of the therapy will be planned groups provided by various multidisciplinary teams.
  • To work towards establishing a trusting relationship in a flexible, creative way that focuses on individual needs with the ultimate aim of providing health and social care needs.
  • To facilitate and develop a culture of risk assessment, management of clients who have complex presentations and may be difficult to discharge.
This role will be full time, working Monday to Friday, 09:00- 17:00
The pay rate for this Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner is £25.00 per hour (Umbrella), due to start in January 2021
Requirements of this Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner vacancy:
  • You must be a Registered Mental Health Nurse with a valid NMC Pin or Qualified Social Worker with HCPC  registration
  • You must have experience as a CPN
  • You must have adults experience
  • You must be able to manage your own wide caseload
If you are interested in this Band 6 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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