Community Psychiatrist Nurse (CPN)

Location Bedford
Job type Contract
Salary £26.50 - 26.50 per hour
Contact Neil Swager
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Reference 166698

Sanctuary Personnel, a committed and competitive recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Community Psychiatrist Nurse (CPN) to work based in Bedford.

The pay rate for this locum role is £26.50 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 1-month contract.

Working Hours:

  • Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

Main Duties:

  • Core nursing skills.
  • Able to administer depot medication.
  • Able to undertake holistic assessments of need and risk and to develop care and safety plans.
  • Able to review mental state.
  • Provide psycho-education.
  • Monitor medication use and review side-effects.
  • Able to work as an effective part of an MDT, while working autonomously.

Requirements of the Community Psychiatrist Nurse:

  • Valid NMC registration under Mental Health.
  • Previous experience working as a CPN.
  • A degree or equivalent within Mental Health Nursing (RMN trained).
  • Experience working in a community mental health team.
  • Knowledge and experience of RiO.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Daily payroll
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive mental health nursing knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands

Contact: 

This Community Psychiatrist Nurse job is advertised by Neil Swager; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.