Band 7 CAMHS Home Treatment Team - Barnet, Enfield, Haringey, Camden, and Islington

Posted 17 June 2022
Salary £27 - £32 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineCAMHS practitionerNursing Jobs

Job description

Maxxima’s nursing team is currently recruiting for Band 7 CAMHS Practitioners to fill a full-time role in the Mental Health Team based across Barnet, Enfield, Haringey, Camden, and Islington. The ideal candidate will have excellent knowledge of working with Mental Health Services.


We are looking for a Band 7 CAMHS Practitioners to work for at least 3 months in Barking working across Barnet, Enfield, Haringey, Camden, and Islington.


This role is a Band 6 position and will pay up to £32 umbrella rate


ROLE: Band 7 Team Lead, CAMHS Home Treatment Team


The post holder will be key in the development of the Home Treatment Team service for children and young people in the NCL collaborative.


The post holder is responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development/implementation of care plans to meet the needs of children and young people who are presenting in a crisis, as an alternative to in-patient treatment.


The post holder will provide direct clinical interventions to children and young people and will also provide support and advice to parents/carers.


The post holder will work collaboratively with service users, parents, and carers as well as other relevant professionals such as GP’s, paediatric, medical and nursing staff, dieticians, social care and education staff, and other relevant providers.


The post holder will work as an autonomous practitioner, working closely with Tier 3 and Tier 4 services in CAMHS and within the Home treatment Team.


More information or key responsibilities available upon request.


Responsibilities: To carry out triage for young people and children referred to CAMHS, and most be confident to carry out mental state examination during assessment. To provide leadership, and to promote initiative, creativity and motivation in CAMHS where appropriate. To be able to manage their own caseload.


Skills: The post holder will be a nurse with the appropriate professional or regulatory body (NMC). They will have clinical experience working with children and young people with emotional wellbeing and mental difficulties, they will have significant experience of delivering clinically robust mental health assessments, care planning and risk. They will have substantial CAMHS/EWMHS clinical experience.


If you are interested in this CAMHS Practitioners 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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