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Locum Community Mental Health Nurse/ Social Worker

£25.00 to £26.50 Per Hour
Job Type
7 Jul 2021
HCL Mental Health have an amazing opportunity for a dedicated Locum Community Mental Health Nurse/ Care Co Coordinator Or Social Worker

About the role:

Location: St Giles House, St Giles Road, London SE5 7UD

Setting: Southwark South Promoting Recovery CMHT

Banding: Band 6

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 3 Months +

Salary: £25-£26.50 per hour

For this specific position, you will need:

Band 6 CPN/SW/OT

Skills, knowledge, experience required:

Experience and understanding of working in a community setting and with a multi-disciplinary team
Working with service users with a severe and enduring mental illness and complex social care needs
Assessment and care planning skills
Planning, prioritising, ability to use initiative, and ability to work independently
Communication skills (verbally and in writing)
Administration of medication
Risk assessment, crisis management, and Duty work
Ability to liaise with others, and to maintain professional relationships
Knowledge of social care issues, e.g. housing, benefits,
Knowledge of CPA, Mental Health Act, and other relevant legislation
Understanding of diversity issues, and working in culturally diverse areas

All of our candidates will need:

The right to work in the UK

2-3 years' experience working with mental health patients

An enhanced DBS

Current NMC/HCPC registration

About HCL Mental Health

HCL Mental Health is one of the UK's leading suppliers of high quality mental health professionals. We work with candidates to provide flexible, career-boosting roles all across the UK.

With years of experience, a huge number of awards and relationships with hundreds of NHS trusts & private hospitals in every corner of Britain, we can offer you opportunities to suit your lifestyle and ambitions - whether on a locum or permanent basis.

We can also support mental health professional at every level, and across a number of disciplines, including Mental Health Nurses, Mental Health Social Workers, Psychologists, Psychotherapists, Family Therapists, Drama / Play Therapists, Drugs & Alcohol Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Talking Therapists, CAMHS, Interim Management, Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners and Cognitive Behavioural Therapists.

Benefits HCL Mental Health can offer you:

Weekly payment

Competitive pay rates

Refer a friend scheme*

Opportunities with hundreds of NHS trusts and local authorities

Access to exclusive placements

A dedicated recruitment consultant

A dedicated registration team to help you through the application process

Free mandatory training

HCL is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

*Terms and conditions apply.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. HCL Workforce Solutions operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities
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  • Job Reference: 323838304-2
  • Date Posted: 7 July 2021
  • Employer: HCL Workforce Solutions
    HCL Workforce Solutions
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £25.00 to £26.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Mental Health, NHS, Nursing, Other, Social Worker
  • Job Type: Contract