Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner - Weymouth & Portland, Dorset

  • Job Reference: ELB6CPW06
  • Date Posted: 28 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: South West England
  • Salary: £23.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Nursing > Registered Mental Health Nurse
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima Nursing Team is currently seeking an experienced Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner to fill a full time, Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm (may be negotiable) role in Weymouth & Portland, Dorset. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service practices.

The pay rate for this locum Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner job is £23.00 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 2 month contract with potential of extension, due to start ASAP. Working hours are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, but these could be negotiated for the right candidate.

In this role, you will be required to assess new patients/new referrals, offer Care Co Ordination, be able to implement CPA, assess clinical risk and risk management, work as part of a multi disciplinary team and understand treatment approaches for CYP in CAMHS. You will also be able to offer evidence based interventions.

Experience of neuro developmental disorders ie: ASD and ADHD is required for this position and you must be have good communication skills and understand the challenges of multi agency working with vulnerable children and families.

Requirements of the Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner role:

- You must be a Registered Mental Health Nurse with a current NMC pin
- You must have at least 2 years previous experience as a Band 6 within a CAMHS service
- You must have experience of neuro developmental disorders ie: ASD and ADHD
- You must have a licence and access to your own car

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Band 6 CAMHS Practitioner position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.
*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.