Community Psychiatric Nurse

  • South East of England
  • Up to £30.52 per annum
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted September 7, 2023

Job title: CPN – Mental Health Nurse.

Band: 6

Location: Bermondsey and Rotherhithe.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9-5

Rates: Days £30.52

To be considered for this role you need a minimum of 6 months NHS experience within the last 2 years.

Job description:

Athona’s Nursing division is currently recruiting for an agency Band 6 Nurse for a block booking, with an opportunity based in Bermondsey and Rotherhithe. You will be working days shifts as a band 6 RMN for an NHS Trust. As part of this role you will be responsible for ensuring that patients electronic records are complete, administering and monitoring the side effects of medication according to the NMC pofessional standards, understand and implement safeguarding procedures in a community setting, recognise and address concerns about the physical health needs of service users with long conditions (diabetes, asthma etc).To be personally responsible and professionally accountable for a caseload as part of the community team and lead and manage the work of others required.

To be considered for this post applicants will need:

  • Enhanced DBS
  • Community experience
  • NMC pin

Key responsibilites:

  • Managing caseload
  • Promoting recovery
  • Risk Assessment and risk management
  • Safeguarding and Duty of Candour
  • Infection control
  • Administration and Leadership

Why Athona:

Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call, ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

  • Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
  • One point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support available
  • We’re CPD accredited
  • Industry-leading revalidation and appraisal support team
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £300 for every nurse recommendation who completes 200 hours.

If this job sounds of interest to you, get in touch by applying today to find out more.

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