Location Preston, Lancashire
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £23 per hour
Reference 19261
Date posted January 20, 2020
Duration 3 months
Maxxima's nursing team are currently recruiting for a Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner/Registered Mental Health Nurse to fill a job role in Preston. The candidate will be required to work within the Specialist Triage, Assessment and Referral Team.

Our NHS Client are looking for a Mental Health Practitioner/Registered Mental Health Nurse to start as soon as possible on a full time basis (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm). The pay rate of this role is at £23 per hour (umbrella rate), and the role will initially be a three-month contract, with the likelihood of extension.

Requirements and details of this RMN vacancy:
* We are looking for candidates who have a significant understanding of mental health practices within the NHS..
* The candidate must be registered with the NMC.
* Applicants will be self-motivated, adaptable, able to work equally effectively whether working as an individual and/or part of a team. The successful candidate will have a drive to succeed and excel. You must have excellent communication skills, enviable IT skills, be able to work in a multidisciplinary team setting, and be able to work well under pressure.
* The candidate will be required to undertake assessments of risk and need, and triage urgent/routine referrals.
* The candidate will be expected to take the lead on a mixed caseload, supported by a multi-disciplinary team, to ensure that the care provided directly meets each individual's needs.

Maxxima benefits:

* Dedicated and experienced consultants
* Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
* Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else
* Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
* Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
* Practical assistance with professional body registration
* A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
* Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
* The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001

If you are interested in this 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.

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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.

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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.

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*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.