Salary: £31,365 - £37,890 per annum
Contract type: Permanent
Working pattern: 37.5 hours per week
Closing date: Wednesday 27 May 2020
About the role
An opportunity has arisen for the Crisis Resolution Home Treatment team to offer a Band 6 post to an experienced Clinician, either from a Mental Health Nursing, Occupational Therapy or Social Work background.
We are looking for a “can help” person to help us develop a flexible response to individuals who are either presenting urgent mental health needs or at risk of their mental health deteriorating to the point of crisis, by offering specialist intervention.
We are looking to recruit a Practitioner who can demonstrate competence in risk assessment of individuals presenting in crisis toward formulating clear and safe plans that support a person’s presenting needs to be managed in the least restrictive environment, often by offering home treatment. The successful post holder will become part of a supportive, energetic and creative team.
This role also works closely with and supports the work of other Urgent Care Teams based in same department (Mental Health Liaison and Rapid Response team) to provide an alternative to Emergency Department attendance and hospital admission.
This post offers The Trust's Golden Hello for band 5 or 6 Nurses, or a Relocation package up to a maximum of £2000. (pro rata applies and subject to terms and conditions.)
To apply please use the following link;
For more information please contact: Lynn Huggins, Team Leader, CRHT, on 01323 438279.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.