An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly enthusiastic and motivated Band 6 clinical nurse practitioner with the Clinical Treatment Team.
The service is trust wide, but will be based at north / central area of LSCFT .
The role is to deliver clinical treatment and monitoring in depot, clozaril and Lithium clinics, including supporting the ECT service across LSCFT.
Main duties of the job
To deliver a range of clinical treatment services within Lancashire, incorporating the delivery of ECT.
Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of services including secondary mental health care across this area. Specialist provision comprises inpatient child and adolescent mental health services, perinatal mental health and forensic services including low and medium secure care.
The Trust also provides a range of physical health and well-being services in the community alongside a range of partners in the Lancashire, Cumbria and Sefton area.
Lancashire & South Cumbria Foundation Trust encourages flexible working, we believe that a positive work/life balance benefits NHS employees through improved health and wellbeing. We would consider working patterns such as; term time, part time, compressed hours, flexi-time and career breaks. We encourage applicants to state clearly on their application forms this request and discuss these options at interview.
Job description Job responsibilities
Please see the attached job description and person specification for more information about this role.
Person Specification Qualification Essential
- Post Registration Qualification
- Experience essential in clinical treatment work and ECT service
- Venepuncture skills
- Intermediate Life Support
Further training Essential
- Evidence of relevant post basic training
Personal Qualities Essential
- An ability to work as a team member
- Enthusiasm for working with the client group and service type
- Mental Health Act awareness
- Care Programme Approach
- Risk Assessment
- Dual Diagnosis
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