Crisis Practitioner

Randstad Care
£22 - £31/hour
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you somebody who thrives under pressure? Does providing urgent care for somebody who needs it most fill you with incredible satisfaction? If so, this opportunity may be ideal for you!

At present, a busy Crisis team based in Chesterfield urgently requires a Full-Time Mental Health Nurse to join their team. It is a fast-paced environment that is challenging to the best of nurses however you are providing the assessment that can change somebody's life for the better.

Aside from a competitive hourly salary with increments for weekend work, you will also receive;

- Access to free online training courses

- Referral scheme worth £200 per successful referral

- Dedicated primary consultant with a secondary point of contact so there is always someone here to take your call.

- Online fast-track DBS applications

Your role as an Crisis Practitioner will involve:

- Supporting people in emergent crisis

- To manage referrals into and out of the service and liaise with partner agencies to ensure effective transition through care pathways

- To deliver a range of directive and non-directive interventions aimed at de-escalation of distress and self-management.

- To undertake signposting to other services and provision of information relevant to individual need.

To be considered for this role, you must:

- Have a valid, up-to-date enhanced DBS.

- Have an active NMC pin.

- Have at least 3 months, post-qualifying experience within a similar setting.

If you're looking to work within this leading NHS service and within a lively environment then this could be the ideal role for you. To avoid missing out on such a brilliant opportunity, please get in contact with me on (Apply online only) or email today.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing