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Later Life Community Mental Health Nurse

Employer
Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Manchester
Salary
£32,306 to £39,027 a year per annum
Closing date
8 Aug 2022

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Profession
Nurse
Service
Community
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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South Later Life CMHT are looking to recruit 2 Band 6 Community Mental Health Nurses to join a busy Multi Disciplinary Team. The post offers the opportunity to work within the CMHT and the Memory Assessment/Treatment Service. Full training will be provided around the Memory Assessment pathway.

There is the opportunity for professional development within this role.

Regular Management and Clinical Supervision is provided.

Main duties of the job

An opportunity has arisen for 2 qualified and experienced individuals to join a busy and vibrant Community Mental Health Team for Later Life based in South Manchester. The successful candidates will be required to fulfill the role of a CPN as part of a multi-disciplinary team; the care co-coordinator role is an essential component of the role. The team operates from Etrop court, Wythenshawe Manchester, M22 5RG.

You will be responsible for the management of a case load of clients with complex functional and organic mental health issues and associated social care issues, for which risk assessment and risk management is an essential requirement. In addition you will also assess people with memory problems and offer support following diagnosis. You will also participate in the Duty rota

We are looking for an enthusiastic individuals to join our vibrant, forward-thinking team. Opportunities for development within the role are available.

About us

Greater Manchester Mental Health (GMMH) Foundation Trust employs over6,400members of staff, who deliver services from more than160locations.

We provide inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bolton, the city of Manchester, Salford,Trafford and the borough of Wigan, and a wide range of specialist mental health and substance misuse services across Greater Manchester, the north west of England and beyond.

Greater Manchester is one of the world's most innovative, original and exciting places to live and work. From the beauty of the surrounding countryside to the heart of the vibrant inner city with great shopping, entertainment and dining options.

Wherever you go you will experience a great northern welcome with people famed for their warmth, humour and generosity.

Our people enjoy their work, have opportunities to learn and develop their skills and are encouraged to generate new ideas that improve care for our service users.

Job description Job responsibilities

The successful candidates will be required to fulfil the role of a CPN as part of a multi-disciplinary team; the care co-ordinator role is an essential component of the role utilising The Care Programme Approach (CPA)

You will be responsible for the management of a case load of clients with complex functional and organic mental health issues and associated social care issues.

Assessing people with memory problems and offer support following diagnosis.

You will participate in the Duty rota.

We are aspiring to ensure our workforce is representative of the diverse communities that we serve, and we are strongly committed to removing barriers to employment for candidates from under-represented groups, for example BAME, Disabled and LGBT+ communities. If you would like to have an informal chat about the recruitment process for this role or would value some additional support, wed love to hear from you.

We are aspiring to ensure our workforce is representative of the diverse communities that we serve, and we are strongly committed to removing barriers to employment for candidates from under-represented groups, for example BAME, Disabled and LGBT+ communities. If you would like to have an informal chat about the recruitment process for this role or would value some additional support, wed love to hear from you.

Please contact Denise Gleave, Recruitment & Retention Advisor 0161 358 1448 or email denise.gleave@gmmh.nhs.uk

Person Specification Qualification / Experience Essential
  • RMN / post registration
Desirable
  • Mentorship
Experience Essential
  • Worked with older adults
Knowledge Essential
  • Mental Health Act / Mental Capacity Act
Desirable
  • CPA


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