Acute Liaison Mental Health Practitioner, Band 6, Kettering.
An experienced Mental Health Practitioner is needed to join a busy team providing front-line mental health assessments for patients, based in Kettering.
The team provides assessment and consultation to any patient attending Kettering General Hospital. This role also incorporates the wider functions of the Crisis Pathway that include countywide Crisis cafes in partnerships with local 3rd sector providers, Police Street triage options, the Crisis House and Police Custody Healthcare. Successful applicants would be willing to work across a range of these services during the working week, providing specialist mental health assessment and liaison to those in crisis. Services aim to reduce mental health attendance at ED across the county, offer genuine opportunities for service users to self-refer at the point of crisis and provide partner organisations with proactive support and alternate pathways for service users who they come into contact with. The pathway has a strong emphasis in service user collaboration.
MUST HAVE SMARTCARD AN SYSTMONE KNOWLEDGE.
The role is to commence ASAP. The role is full time, working a flexible shift pattern including long days and nights
The hourly rates of pay are:
Monday - Friday £27 p/h.
Saturdays and nights £31 p/h.
Sundays and Bank Hols £35 p/h.
This a popular role with lots of interest, so please apply as soon as possible.
If you are interested in applying, please contact Oliver Parkinson on (phone number removed) or send your CV to (url removed)
Please also bear in mind our £250 referral fee bonus for any nurse you refer who we place in to work.
We also offer a £150 sign up bonus for any new nurses that register with our agency. This will be paid in your first pay packet.
The Benefits of working with Service Care Solutions:
- DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge
- 3 weekly payroll runs
- £250 training allowance
- Excellent pay rates
- Specialist mental health consultants offering single point of contact
- Frequent notifications of upcoming opportunities via text and email
- Ltd and PAYE payment options available
- Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS Trusts and over 200 local authorities