Gateway Mental Health Practitioner

  • Buckinghamshire
  • £25 - £28 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted March 15, 2024

Job title: Gateway Mental Health Practitioner

Band: Band 6

Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Hours: 37.5hrs (Mon/Fri 8-4) – flexible hours considered

Salary: £25-28h

Job Description

Are you a social worker or OT within mental health looking for an exciting new locum position? We’re working with an outstanding NHS Trust who is looking for a mental health practitioner to work as part of the Gateway team performing comprehensive triage functions in line with trusted assessor model.

You will be responsible for being main point of contact in the single point of access as well as make clinical decisions regarding referrals into services, contacting professionals, service users, families to determine nature , intensity, complexity and escalation if required, including offering advice and support.

The ideal candidate will have recent NHS experience, enhanced DBS and must have right to work in the UK as well be registered with HCPC or SWE.

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
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £250 for every allied health professional recommendation

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