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Mental Health practitioner Non Medical Prescriber ARRS Role

Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust
£49,178 to £55,492 Per annum, inclusive of Outer London HCAS
Closing date
30 Sep 2023

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Mental health
Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
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We have an exciting opportunity to recruit new band 7 permanent Mental Health Care Practitioners, Non medical nurse prescriber to work across our Enfield Primary Care Network . The role is funded through the Additional Roles Reimbursement Scheme (ARRS). Successful candidates must be experienced mental health practitioners and have experience of working in a Primary Care and/or Community Mental Health Team setting.

This is an exciting role for nurse prescriber who are proactive and passionate about innovation and providing high-quality care to people who have been identified as in need of mental health support in a primary care setting. This is also a fantastic opportunity to develop your career and skill set in a highly innovative and creative environment.

The practitioners will access and link with secondary mental health services and help provide a bridge between primary care and secondary mental health providers. This will make it easier for people accessing services to obtain the help they need.

The practitioner will be embedded as part of the Enfield Primary Care Network working across the practices which are part of the network. They will work alongside the multi-disciplinary team and be closely linked to the Community Mental Health Team. The Practitioner will provide triage, assessment, interventions and lead on development and implementation of specialist mental health training in the practice.

Main duties of the job

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This new role will work collaboratively between Primary Care and Secondary Mental Health Services as part of an Integrated Model of Care.

The intention is to focus services around local communities and local GP practices to help rebuild and reconnect healthcare teams across the communities they serve. This practitioner role will provide targeted care according to the needs of the population by supporting the PCN clinical strategy.

This role will work across an identified Primary Care Network to provide early assessment, treatment and improved access to appropriate care pathways and provide evidence-based interventions for people with mental illness.

The practitioner will facilitate onward access to other secondary care-based services, third sector services and link in with existing support services via the Primary Care Network.

Looking for experienced, dynamic and self-driven Clinical Pharmacists to join our ever-growing organisation.

The post holder will be an experienced Non medical prescriber who acts within their professional boundaries. They will work as part of a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team, taking responsibility for areas of chronic disease management and undertaking clinical medication reviews.

Successful candidate must be a great team player, but capable of independent and autonomous work as well as being part of the multi-disciplinary team.

About us

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Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust and neighbouring Camden and Islington NHS Foundation are working together in a formal Partnership, with a single Chair, Chief Executive and Partnership Executive Team. Our new Partnership Strategy was launched in May 2023. To give our Partnership a clear identify, we are now called the North London Mental Health Partnership.

We are a large provider of integrated mental health service and also provide community health services in Enfield. We're a dynamic, forward-looking Trust serving a population of 1.2 million, employ more than 3,300 staff, and operate from over 20 main sites in the community., specialist inpatient facilities and a wide range of integrated community and mental health services.

We also look after people's mental and physical health in our hospitals or in the community As a partnership, we're on a mission to empower people to make the most of their lives through our outstanding, joined-up healthcare services.

Job description

Job responsibilities

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Please kindly refer to the job description and person specification by clicking on the JD/PS attachment in the advert

Person Specification



  • NMC Registered Mental Health Nurse
  • Evidence of further post-registration education and training.


  • Relevant qualification in Psychosocial Interventions for people with and mental health needs
  • Non-Medical Prescriber V300 NMC registered.

Professional Experience


  • Significant clinical experience in the community and / or hospital based services
  • Experience of developing, leading and maintaining effective working relationships with external partners to include Primary Care, Social Care and the Third sector.

Skills and Knowledge


  • Understanding of statutory policy relating to mental health care delivery incl. Care Programme Approach, National Service Framework for Mental Health, Care Act and the Mental Health Act
  • The ability to implement clinical and line management supervision.


  • Training and advanced skills in a specialised approach such as psycho-social interventions, dual diagnosis, personality disorder or assertive outreach
  • In-depth understanding of the risks associated with NMP and the management of side effects and medication errors Well-developed analytical and judgement skills.

Other requirements


  • Understanding of and ability to develop, promote and maintain equal opportunities in all areas of work.
  • Ability to travel across a geographical area and various locations within the Trust.

Employer details

Employer name

Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust


Crown lane clinic

25 Crown lane


N14 5SH

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