Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner - Stockport

Posted 07 April 2022
Salary£24 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineNursing JobsRegistered mental health nurse

Job description

Maxxima’s nursing team is currently recruiting for Band 6 RMN’s to fill a full-time role in the Mental Health Team based in Stockport. The ideal candidate will have excellent knowledge of working with Mental Health Services.


We are looking for a Band 6 RMN’s to work for at least 3 months in Stepping Hill Hospital working with the Mental Health Service.


The pay rate for this Band 6 RMN’s role is up to £24 (umbrella rate) and is due to start as soon as possible.


JOB REFERENCE N551 - Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner


LOCATION – Oasis Building, Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport SK2 7JE

HOURS – 37.5, Mon – Fri



The Access Team is a busy and fast-paced service that provides a single point of entry and first level gate keeping into mental health services in Stockport. We screen and triage all referrals into the service. We undertake telephone triages, urgent and routine face to face assessments and onward referral to the most appropriate service, getting people the right care, at the right time and by the right service.

You will undertake comprehensive assessments of the health and social care needs of individuals who are referred to the service, in addition to comprehensive risk assessments. You will also coordinate assessment clinics and prioritise appointments. No one day is the same and you will need a flexible, creative and supportive approach within the team.

Following assessment you will be responsible for identifying appropriate management plans, follow up care, referrals and fast tracking of patients into specialist services.

Essential Skills


RMN/RNMH/Social Worker equivalent


If you are interested in this RMN Role 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.


Why work with Maxxima?

The minute you register with Maxxima we make it about one thing: you. The first time we talk you'll realise we know your speciality inside out.

Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the best placement. We hold preferred or sole supplier status with many clients which means you'll have access to a range of opportunities that can't be found anywhere else.


We always act in your best interests, talking with you and listening to you. You're an individual. A professional; not a resource.

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 team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.