• East of England
  • Contract
  • Band 6
  • 25 - 32 per hour

Athona’s Talking Therapies division is currently recruiting for a new locum opportunity based in Essex. You will be working as a band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse for an NHS Trust. For this role, candidates must have experience with acute adult mental health teams.

This service operate a 24 hour, 7 days a week service. Post holders working within the service will be expected to work flexible hours to cover the shift patterns (7am – 3pm, 9am – 5pm and 12pm – 8pm). Staff working within the service may also be required to work from 8pm to 7am to cover the teams out of hours provision.

The trust may be willing to break glass and offer a pay rate higher than the NHS capped rates for the right candidate.

In order to be considered for this position you will need NMC registration, two recent references and experience in a similar role.

By joining Athona you will not only receive exclusive positions, but will also benefit from:
* Specialist, dedicated recruitment consultant
* Industry-recognised platinum awarded compliance team
* Locum, fixed-term and substantive contracts throughout the UK
* Referral incentives.

If interested, please contact our Talking Therapies manager Charlie Naylor on 01277 286024 or email charlie.naylor@athona.com.

Athona’s Talking Therapies division is a market-leader in the recruitment of mental health professionals. As a preferred supplier to the NHS and private sector, we hold many exclusive contracts across the UK giving you priority access to the best jobs around.

Are you based overseas and looking for a new position in the UK? We have a specialised team to help find you your perfect role. Get in touch with the team today.


  • Job Reference: CN012