CPN Mental Health Nurse – Maidstone

Meditemp is seeking a registered community psychiatric nurse with recent experience in community child and adolescent mental health. The successful nurse will have a brilliant opportunity to provide long term additional support to a specialist team offering assessment and treatment to children and young people up to the age 18 in Maidstone, Kent.

Community Psychiatric Nurse essential skills:

  • The ability to observe, assess and respond appropriately to patient needs
  • Confidently apply ‘de-escalation’ techniques to help people manage their emotions and behaviour;
  • Prepare and maintain patient records
  • Implement care plans and risk assessments
  • Ensure the correct administration and monitoring of medication
  • Excellent communication and listening skills;
  • The ability to implement and share best practice of local policy across multi agency platforms
  • The ability to build and maintain relationships with children 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 multiple agency platforms

Meditemp requires you to have:

  • Minimum 6 months relevant experience as a CAMHS 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)
  • Child Protection training
  • Valid drivers licence

Why choose Meditemp:

  • Mandatory, child protection 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 with your CV

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

Salary Value:
£26 - £35
Salary Type:
Hourly Rate

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

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