Location Surrey
Job type Temporary
Salary £27 per hour
Reference 28309
Date posted April 08, 2021
Maxxima’s nursing team is currently recruiting for a Band 7 Mental Health Nurse to fill a full-time role in the based in this Uxbridge. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge and skills working within mental health services.

In this NHS role you will be a Primary Care Mental Health Practitioner. The role will support the ongoing development and mobilisation of integrated primary care mental health services. The role provides and promotes early assessment, treatment and/or onward bridging to community resources and support and improved access to evidence-based interventions for people with serious mental illness. The role will help people to focus on achievable goals and access local community resources. The service will be for people over 18 years (including carers) with a specific focus on:

 

-Mental health needs that do not meet the access criteria for IAPT or secondary care

 

-People with serious mental illness who are in recovery and stable in secondary care mental health services who could be cared for within Primary Care

 

-People with a severe mental Illness who should be receiving an annual health checks and medication review and improved access to physical health interventions.

-People who present frequently in primary care with a diagnosis of Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder or with traits that interfere with their daily functioning.

The pay rate for this Band 7 Mental Health Nurse role is £27.00 per hour (Umbrella).

The hours of work are Monday-Friday, Weekdays 9am-5pm, Will be required for weekend work on a flexible shift pattern. The role will be working from home, with one day travel to Surrey Heath PCN. The role is due to start 26/04/2021 and is an ongoing contract.

A full job description is available on request.

Requirements of this Band 7 Mental Health Nurse:

  • You must be a Registered Mental Health Nurse with a valid NMC Pin.
  • Must have skills in risk assessment and management
  • Must be able to work with social care and other agencies
  • Must have experience in a multi-disciplinary team
  • SystmOne is mandatory
  • EMIS desirable
If you are interested in this Band 7 Mental Health Nurse 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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