WFHTT Community Psychiatric Nurse
NELFT North East London Foundation Trust
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Band 6 Waltham Forest Home Treatment TeamRegistered Mental Health Nurse.Teaching qualification (ENB 998, TICS etc.).A clear understanding of Home Treatment/Crisis Resolution Model of service delivery including Gate keeping and facilitating early discharges from the ward.
Main duties of the job
The main responsibilities of the post: o To ensure that assessments and care plans reflect the psychological, emotional, social care, treatment, intervention and risk management needs appropriate to adults with acute mental health problems.o To enable others to contribute effectively, acknowledging the nature of and context of their work, sharing and taking account of own and others' knowledge and skills, and differences in working and professional practice o To work closely with other disciplines to deliver joined up care.o To take joint responsibility for teaching and assessing of student nurses and other multi-disciplinary staff who are on placement within the team.o To actively identify a full range of needs pertaining to equality and diversity issues that may arise for service users.
We continue to encourage all staff to ensure that they have been double vaccinated and received their booster. We recognise that taking the vaccine provides the best defence against COVID 19 for our patients, our staff and their families.
This post will be subject to a probationary period. Internal applicants are exempt from the probationary period (unless you are an internal applicant currently part way through a probationary period or currently a bank member of staff).
Starting with NELFT
NELFT place a great deal of importance on new starters being properly welcomed and inducted into the Trust. All new starters will join the Trust on the first Monday of each month and will undertake a comprehensive induction of up to two weeks which will include mandatory training, systems training and the allocation of equipment. As part of the process, new starters will have the opportunity to also meet the executive team, senior managers and attend a number of drop in sessions focusing on engagement, health and wellbeing and key processes. The induction will be held at our head office in Rainham, Essex.
High Cost Area Supplement - London
This post also attracts payment for High Cost Area Supplement of 15% of the basic salary (minimum payment of £4,108 and a maximum payment of £5,177).
Please refer to the attached job description and person specification when completing your application.
Certificate of Sponsorship
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