Belmont Recruitment are currently in search of a Registered Qualified Older Persons Dementia Memory Community Mental Health Psychiatric Nurse (RMN/CPN/RNLD) Band 5-6 to join the Older People Dementia Memory Clinic Community Mental Health Recovery Team, based out of Waltham Forest in Greater North East London. The role is Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm, however there is scope for flexibility so applicants who cannot work full time are still encouraged to apply, this is initially on an ongoing locum however this will most likely be made permanent.
This role is for a Care Co-ordinator to work with patients with functional illnesses above the age of 75, and those with cognitive impairment presenting with challenging behaviours. The candidate will need relevant experience of working with Older People within a range of settings. Applicants must have a keen interest in all mental health issues affecting Older People and dementia and therefore is required to have up to date knowledge of treatments and protocols, including the Newcastle Model and psychosocial interventions. The post holder will be able to work autonomously, exercise clear and coherent decision-making skills and be able to work flexibly to meet the needs of the wider service. The role involves working closely alongside the patients and their carers as well as various relevant agencies, including GP’s, acute Hospitals, Social Services and voluntary support services. As part of the team you will be expected to participate within the duty system and administer depot injections. You would be thoroughly inducted in the team and well supported by the RST and CBACSS team and the wider OP services as a whole.
The pay rate for this locum role is between £18.79 - £26.79 per hour dependant on experience, however this is open for negotiation for someone with years of experience.
- Ongoing training
- Great development opportunities
- 24/7 Assistance
- Block Bookings Months in advance
- Free DBS Check
- Weekly payroll
- Free Mandatory Online Training Modules
- Uniform provided
- Dedicated consultant
This Registered Qualified Community Mental Health Psychiatric Nurse / Social Worker / Occupational Therapist (Band 5-6) role is being advertised by James O’Kane; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.
- Caring For People With Dementia
- Decision Making
- Social Work
- Diseases And Disorders