Band 6, Community Psychiatric Nurse, CPN

18.00 - 23.00 GBP Hourly + GBP18 - GBP23/hour Dependent on experience
13 Feb 2017
28 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Band 6, Community Psychiatric Nurse - CPN


Medacs Healthcare is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN) to work within an Community Mental Health Team based in Southampton. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of community psychiatric nursing and need to have both passion and an interest in empowering clients to effectively manage their mental health conditions.

This is a full time temporary position for a minimum of 2 months. The shift patterns are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

Main accountabilities

As a CPN, you will undertake joint work with other members of the team and external agencies providing support to the needs of service users. You will also be responsible for overseeing health and social care needs of the client. This includes assessing service user mental health wellbeing and identifying changes and or deterioration and liaises with external agencies in order to prevent avoidable deterioration

In order to be considered for this position, you must hold a recognised mental health professional qualification in nursing and have current registration with NMC together with experience of working with older adults who experience ongoing mental health problems.

In return we offer the following benefits

Medacs Healthcare is one of the leading and fastest growing healthcare agencies both in the UK and worldwide. Some of the fantastic benefits of being registered with Medacs Healthcare include:
* Competitive Rates of Pay
* Locum Contracts and Permanent Opportunities
* Free Basic Life Support and Moving and Handling training
* One to One support and a fast track registration scheme
* Dedicated Specialist Health Consultant
* GBP200 Referral Bonus Scheme

If this position is of interest to you and you hold the relevant qualifications, then apply today! Alternatively, please contact Ross Downie at Medacs Healthcare on (Apply online only) or email for more information