Band 6 Community Psychiatric Nurse

  • Temporary
  • Kent
  • Nurse

A position has become available for an experienced and compassionate mental health nurse working within the community in Maidstone, Kent. You will be joining a friendly team, providing care and assistance for people with mental health illnesses between the ages of 18-65. You will provide assessment and treatment for service users with moderate to severe mental health needs.

Our client is looking for a registered band 6 community psychiatric nurse, offering full day shifts of 09:00-17:00, with immediate start post recruitment.

As a community psychiatric nurse working for Meditemp you will have a fantastic opportunity to work within an established company specialising in mental healthcare.

Community Psychiatric Nurse essential skills:

  • The ability to observe, assess and respond appropriately to patient needs
  • Prepare and maintain patient records
  • Implement care plans and risk assessments
  • Ensure the correct administration and monitoring of medication
  • The ability to implement and share best practice of local policy across multi agency platforms
  • The ability to build and maintain relationships with patients and their families
  • To keep calm under pressure and when dealing with challenging or confrontational behaviour;
  • Good organisation and problem-solving skills
  • Effective team work skills with the ability to support and communicate appropriately between multiple agency platforms

Meditemp requires you to have:

  • Minimum 6 months relevant experience as a CPN
  • NMC registration
  • Occupational Health in line with the dept. of health
  • Eligibility to work within the UK
  • Control and Restraint training (valid within last 12 months)
  • Valid driver’s licence

Why choose Meditemp:

  • Mandatory and PMVA training available
  • Round the clock booking service
  • National temporary and long-term vacancies
  • Free uniform
  • Referral scheme of up to £250
  • Weekly payroll

 

For more information or to apply please contact Meditemp on 01233 632148 or email: info@meditemp.co.uk

Meditemp is acting as an employment agency on behalf of our client in relation to this vacancy.

Salary Type:
Hourly Rate

To apply for this job email your details to info@meditemp.co.uk

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