Senior Mental Health Practitioner - OPCMHT - Maidenhead

  • Job Reference: ELSM06
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: South East England
  • Salary: £25.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Nursing > Registered Mental Health Nurse
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Senior Mental Health Practitioner to fill a full time role (although 4 days may be considered) in Maidenhead. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of Older Persons mental health practices within the NHS.

The pay rate for this locum Senior Mental Health Practitioner job is £25.00 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 6 month contract due to start ASAP.

This NHS role will require you to work with health and social care colleagues within the integrated adult mental health service to deliver high quality mental healthcare within a community setting. This post will provide the opportunity to gain further skills and experience in working in a progressive and supportive Older Persons CMHT. Supervision, multi-disciplinary team support and opportunities for professional development will be provided.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a challenging and diverse role. You will be joining an experienced and friendly multi-disciplinary team in a supportive working environment, with a visible and accessible management team who priorities supportive supervision and a commitment to staff training/development.

Requirements of the Senior Mental Health Practitioner role:

- You must be a Registered Mental Health Nurse or Qualified Social Worker with a current NMC pin/HCPC registration
- You must have at least 1 year post registration experience in an acute psychiatric or community setting
- You must have a good understanding of care coordination, personalisation, & safeguarding
- You must have previous experience working within the NHS
- You must have a licence and access to your own vehicle

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Senior Mental Health 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.