THIS POST IS AVAILABLE TO ALL APPLICANTS WHO ARE QUALIFIED OR STUDENTS QUALIFYING THIS YEAR.
A vacancy has arisen for a Band 5 community mental health nurse (Care coordinator) to join the later life Complex Intervention and Treatment Team (CITT) based in the Victoria Centre, Swindon.
Applicants will need to demonstrate knowledge in the areas of the delivery of mental health care in the community, with particular reference to the needs of Older People, together with an understanding of both the CPA and Care Management processes.
You will be required to provide care co-ordination for an allocated caseload of service users with substantial and complex mental health needs. This will include key tasks of undertaking high quality assessments, developing care plans, delivering and reviewing therapeutic interventions. You will act as a supervisor and role model to others.
Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a high level of decision making skills and to work independently. Applicants will also need to be proficient with the use of IT systems for both data and documentation purposes.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Linda Curtis (Interim team manager) 01793 327800 or Daljit SANGHARA (Senior practitioner) 01793 327800