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Band 6 CAMHS Practioner

Band 6 CAMHS Practioner

Posted 13 March by Med Team Healthcare Ltd
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Here at Medteam we are looking to engage with experienced CAMHS Nurses for services in Leeds.

As a Named CAMHS Practitioner you will be responsible for providing full assessments, formulation and evidence based interventions to children, young people and their families, who are experiencing mental health difficulties.

The post holder will be responsible for urgent emergency assessments of children and young people presenting in crisis. The ability to make balanced decisions and use positive risk taking approaches, whilst managing potentially high pressure situations is an essential part of this role.

The post involves interagency liaison with local A&E departments and paediatric wards as well as with Child and Family Social Services, education and other agencies, as needed.

The post holder will also be responsible for providing Consultation and training within CAMHS as well as to outside agencies.

The Crisis Liaison Team provides an out of hour's service. Current provision of service is Monday - Friday and working hours are 9am-9:30pm, over three shifts a week plus one 6 hour shift per month. It is anticipated that with future development of the team, the service will cover 7 days a week.

Rates£25.00 - £30.00 per hour

Why register with Medteam *

  • Free DBS Check*
  • Free Mandatory Online Training Modules*
  • Simple and straightforward registration experience
  • Ongoing guidance and support throughout your journey with us
  • Once registered with us you will be allocated a personal Recruitment Consultant
  • A high quality and efficient service - let us know when you can work and we'll do the rest
  • Revalidation guidance and assistance
  • Placements in areas of your choice
  • Flexible shifts, long or short term work
  • Our experience within the profession means we understand the challenges you face - we understand your role and are here to help you
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Work with a professional and reputable organisation, we are a framework approved NHS agency covering England and

Contact: Hannah Simpson-Commercial Director



Required skills

  • "Nurse" "Mental Health" "children and young people" "interagency liasion" "A&E Department" " Paediatric Ward" "child and family social services"

Reference: 37504273

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