Band 6 Community Mental Health Practitioner Job for Portsmouth

Posted 18 November by Quality Locum Solutions Limited
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Band 6 Community Mental Health Practitioner


Quality Locum Solutions have partnered with a Military Medical Recruitment Organisation who are actively seeking a Band 6 Community Mental Health Practitioner to cover full time duties in one of their military hospital barracks based in Portsmouth, Hampshire. This role is to cover a full-time contract of days, covering 37.5 hours a week ongoing and is available for an immediate start. This role would ideally suit a car driver and could be the ideal role for someone seeking a mental health nursing role outside of work on the wards - If this role suits you, please get in touch.


  • Mental Health Nurse registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC
  • Applicant must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a Mental Health Role.
  • Assessing and planning nursing care requirements
  • Organising workloads
  • Visiting patients at home
  • Building relationships with, reassuring, listening, and talking to patients
  • Combating stigma and helping patients and their families deal with it
  • Administering medication
  • Agreeing and reviewing care plans and monitoring progress
  • Giving advice and arranging support for patients, relatives and carers
  • Liaising with doctors, social workers, and other professionals
  • Assessing treatment success at case conferences and meetings
  • Writing and updating patient records


Nursing certificate and registration with the NMC with a valid UK PIN number

To be eligible for this role, you will need to:

  • Registered with the NMC
  • Have worked as a nurse with ideally 2 or more years’ experience
  • Ability to drive
  • Have very good communication skills and work well in a team


  • Competitive pay rates
  • Flexible hours to suit your needs
  • Mandatory training and additional Training
  • Fast Track Registration and Compliance Process


Location: Portsmouth

Job-Type: Locum

Salary: £26ph M-F Days

Required skills

  • Nurse
  • community nurse

Reference: 41161195

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