CAMHS Crisis Liaison Nurse

Posted 16 September by NHS Business Services Authority

An exciting opportunity has arisen for two skilled and dynamic nurses to become part of our developing CAMHS Crisis Liaison Service. 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 CAMHS Crisis Liaison Team provides a 7 day service, working hours are x3 shifts per week 9am-9.30pm with an additional 6 hours shift once a month.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing Date: 20th September 2020.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Melanie Jones

Job title: Crisis Liaison Team Lead

Email address: Melanie.Jones16@wales.nhs.uk

Telephone number:

Reference: 40885659

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