Locum Band 6 CPN Care Coordinator Band 6 / CPN job in London

Closing on: Feb 26, 2024

Band 6 CPN Care Coordinator Band 6 / CPN job in London

Supply Care Solutions are a market-leading Medical, Social Care and Education recruitment consultancy, we offer a range of accredited services across the public sector, providing highly skilled, compliant professionals in all grades and specialties, including short, long term and permanent positions.


PAY RATE: £29.00 per hour (umbrella)
HOURS: Mon-Fri (09.00-17.00) = 37.5 hours per weel

Job Description:

  • The Care Coordinator will work as a member of the Community Mental Team for Older People (CMHT). The post holder will manage a defined caseload of service users living in the community who have a range of complex mental health needs.
  • They will undertake holistic community assessments of service users referred to using Risk Assessment tools, Mental State examination, and integrated clinical notes system.
  • To ensure the mental health needs of older people referred to the CMHT are appropriately assessed and a high level of quality care is delivered within available resources.
  • To provide support and advice to users, carers, and other professionals on mental health issues relating to older people.
  • To manage and have a Care-coordinator responsibility for a defined clinical caseload of service users with complex mental health problems living in the community. This will include service users subject to the Care Programme Approach and under Lead Professional care.
  • To undertake holistic assessments of service users utilising the integrated notes system, which will incorporate Risk Assessment and Mental State examinations.
  • To promote the work of the CMHT and an understanding of mental health issues affecting older people within the catchment area.
  • To participate in the on-call duty service for the CMHT and maintain up-to-date clinical records and documentation (including electronic records) in line with agreed local policies and procedures, NMC guidelines and CNWL policy.
  • To implement and maintain regular clinical and managerial supervision of junior staff working within the CMHT.
  • To ensure that own professional practice and clinical knowledge is maintained at all times in accordance with guidelines from relevant professional bodies (i.e NMC, HCPC) and CNWL policies and procedures.
  • To work in partnership with the primary care team, and statutory and voluntary agencies to ensure that the appropriate care needs of older people with mental health problems are met


Additional Requirements

– NHS experience essential
– Current NMC registration
– Commitment to patient care and the safety and well-being of vulnerable people

Our locum workers benefit from

– Excellent Rates
– Refer-a-friend scheme*
– Assistance with DBS applications
– Dedicated consultant support
– Varied career and flexible working opportunities

If you are interested in this position please apply online or call us on 020 8506 1111

Supply Care Solutions have a number of locum jobs across the UK. * All locums must be contract compliant before commencing work through our agency. We are recruiting professionals across all specialisms and grade. We offer an excellent referral bonus for any new worker you refer to us *Terms and conditions apply. Supply Care Solutions works in conjunction with Monitor/TDA rate caps

Job Category: Medical Locum Nursing
Job Type: Locum
Job Location: London

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