Location Ipswich
Job type Temporary
Salary £23 per hour
Reference 18551
Date posted December 05, 2019
Maxxima’s nursing team are currently recruiting for a Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner to fill a full-time role in Ipswich. The ideal candidate will have a significant understanding of Mental Health practices within the NHS.
 
In this NHS role, you will need to build trusting relationships by reassuring, listening and talking to patients. Throughout your role you will need to encourage patients to take part in therapeutic activities. You will have to give educated advice and arrange any support that you feel is necessary for the individual and continue to make sure the patient, relatives and careers are aware of treatment and further progression for the future.
 
The team are willing to accept applications from Mental Health Nurses or Qualified Social Workers with a keen interest in working in mental health. This is a friendly and supportive team.
 
This role is working on a full time basis over Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00, 37.5 hours a week.
 
The pay rate for this Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner is £23.00 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 3-month contract due to start ASAP. This role is likely to be extended past 3 months.
 
Requirements of this Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner vacancy:
• All applications must be a registered mental health nurse with Valid NMC pin or a Qualified Social Worker with HCPC registration.
• Must have experience working in a mental health setting and in delivery support and care in a mental health team
• Must be able to use System One.
 
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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