Mid and North East Essex Mind: Community Mental Health Nurse

Closing date:
Interview date :
NHS Band 6 - £30,401 - £34,782
7hr shifts, 4 shifts on 4 shifts off (approx. 28hrs per week)
Colchester, Braintree, Harlow
Contract :
Fixed Term 31 March 2021

About the role

We are seeking proactive, dynamic and skilled staff (RMN) to be appointed as Band 6 Community Mental Health Nurse/Care Coordinator to work in a fast-paced multidisciplinary within a Sanctuary setting (Crisis Café).  Working within the Sanctuary we will help you develop leadership skills, autonomous decision making, and dynamic risk assessment skills.

The Café accepts referrals from the Emergency Services, other professional bodies including self-referrals and is accessible to those living within the localities of Mid, North and West Essex who are experiencing a Mental Health Crisis. The aim of the Sanctuary is to help reduce the number of admissions to A&E for those who have no physical/medical need.

The role will involve working in partnership to ensure that vulnerable people have a safe environment in which to manage their crisis and provide back-up services, where necessary. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape a new Service in an area of great need and to contribute to improved out of hours’ provision.

For an informal chat about the role, please contact James McQuiggan on 01206 764600 or email queries to [email protected]

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