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Specialist Mental Health Nurse - Community Mental Health Team

We are looking for a temporary Band 6 Nurse, Community Specialist Mental Health, to join our Child and Adolescent Mental Health Team based at Renfrewshire CAMHS, it is essential that you are currently a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN/RNLD) with NMC Registration, relevant post registration experience of working with children and or young people (and their families/carers) with a range of mental health/ learning disability and neuro-developmental difficulties, an ability to work independently using own initiative and without direct supervision. You must be able to demonstrate excellent communication and team working skills and demonstrate a positive attitude towards children and young people alongside an understanding of children and young people's mental health and developmental needs. You must demonstrate an understanding of family, community, and social systems. You should have the ability to function competently as a member of the multi?? disciplinary and multi-agency team and have knowledge of factors which impact on mental health and emotional well-being. You must be able to conceptualise vulnerability, including risk factors and intervene to build resilience. You must demonstrate an ability/willingness to work towards achieving the competencies identified in 'Essentiaf CAMHS' and a commitment to personal and professional development. They should have evidence of organisational skills and experience of multi-disciplinary working. You may be expected to participate in the provision of on call/out of hours cover on a rotational basis which will involve working out-with normal hours.This is a Fixed Term post until the 31.03.2021. The shift pattern for this post is Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm.

Informal Contact: Carole Hughes, Tel No

Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Candidate Information Packs .


Specialist Mental Health Nurse - Community Mental Health Team

Renfrew, UK

Published on 29 Jul 2019