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Community Psychiatric Nurse

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
£27,055 to £40,588 a year per annum
Closing date
27 Jan 2023

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
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Team: Complex Care Team

Base: Penn Hospital

Band: Band 5 CPN

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

An opportunity has arisen for a full time band 5 CPN to join our Complex Care mental health community service in Wolverhampton.

We are looking for highly motivated RMN who is looking to join a supportive and recovery focussed service, working with Patients experiencing severe and enduring mental ill health.

We would welcome a newly registered nurse to join our developing Community Preceptorship programme within our Community Mental Health Team, for which they will receive a robust and comprehensive support package

The successful candidate will be familiar with the clustering framework and will have a working knowledge of the CPA process. You will have proven assessment and risk assessment skills and possess a genuine interest in working with this client group.

Candidate will be committed to a Recovery focused way of working, inherent within the team culture, empowering and instilling hope to our service users.

Main duties of the job

We are seeking to recruit a band 5 Newly Registered Mental Health Nurse Practitioner within our Wolverhampton Complex Care Service, based at Penn Hospital. The post-holder will play a key role in the case management and assessment of Patients with an allocated mental health care clusters of 11,12,13,14 and15.

The successful applicant will provide a range of recovery focused psycho-social interventions to working age adults, with severe mental health difficulties. The post holder will undertake both a Case Management and duty worker role within the Complex Care Team and will be joining a supportive team, with robust clinical and managerial supervision processes.

The successful applicant will require enthusiasm for service development within a complex and changing service and therefore excellent communication and leadership skills are required.

About us

At Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, we're building a high-calibre, diverse and inclusive mental health workforce. One that will give talented professionals like you the opportunity to shape an outstanding service that will transform community mental healthcare and deliver happier and healthier lives all across our communities.

The Trust is rated 'Good' from CQC (Care Quality Commission) and will become the lead provider for mental health services across The Black Country . We have recently invested in newly created clinical divisions and are currently developing new models of integrated primary and secondary care for adults and older adults, as well launching a far-reaching inpatient strategy, working to eradicate dormitories and building new facilities.

This ambitious model is multi-agency and multi-disciplinary, opening the door for you to work in a collaborative and flexible way with partners, service users, carers and their families

Job description Job responsibilities

You will be committed to a Recovery focused way of working, inherent within the team culture, empowering and instilling hope to our service users.

BCPFT are committed to the delivery of high standards of patient focused care and the successful applicants will be an integral part of this process.

If you are a newly registered mental health nurse looking to further your career within Community mental health services and make a difference, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please refer to the job Description and Person specification for more details.

Person Specification Qualified Registered Nurse Essential
  • Qualified Registered nurse
  • Car driver

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