Agency RMN in Kent paying up to £35 an hour

  • Kent, UK
  • £22.00 - £35.00 per hour
  • Contract

A Practice in Kent are looking for a Mental Health Nurse to help cover vacancies that are outstanding with a very good salary of up to £35.00 per hour.

The client already has a dedicated large team who are looking to add a hard-working and dedicated mental health Nurse to their team. A brilliant team dynamic has been set up and they are looking for a candidate to help join a friendly family environment. They want to look after their staff and are looking to offer up to £35.00 per hour for this role

Job Summary

The post holder will be part of a service which aims to increase Mental Health capacity and expertise in Primary Care. As a Primary Care Mental Health Specialist, you will be expected to develop, plan, coordinate, deliver and evaluate the service provided in primary care setting within the East Kent area. The post holder will need to be flexible and responsive according to the needs of the service as well as work as part of a wider PCMHS team across Kent. The post holder will work as an autonomous practitioner, responsible for the provision of assessments, interventions, education, and discharge planning of patients referred from within the East Kent area. They will have responsibility for managing a caseload of clients with a variety of Mental Health conditions and will be expected to collaborate with other health care professionals including GP's, Practice Nurses, Secondary Care practitioners and third-party organizations. If applicable, you will be responsible for the administration of depots within clinical settings and supervising junior staff such as the HCA who will be carrying out physical health checks with patients.

Responsibilities Key dimensions of the role include:

 Support practice staff in the management of Mental Health conditions in Primary Care.

 Support the effective 'navigation' of patients through the various mental health systems and services.

 Ensure that local voluntary sector, health, and social care provision are used effectively.

 Provide assessment, follow up, therapeutic treatment groups and/or depot clinics for patients seen within primary care.

 Support recovery by pro-actively enabling medically stable individuals to move from secondary to primary care.

 Facilitate treatment groups in keeping with NICE guidelines and specific conditions in Primary Care.

 Support Primary Care initiatives which improve the physical health outcomes of those with a long-term Mental Health condition and the mental health outcomes of those with a long-term physical health condition.

 To work as Primary Care Mental Health Specialist in a variety of community settings where there is a requirement to make decisions spontaneously, within local policies and guidelines.

The package

Up to £35.00 per hour
Holiday pay
Flexible working hours (Work when you want)
Free registration with MCG Healthcare
A dedicated consultant to support and look after you
£100 refer a friend bonus scheme

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