Communtiy Psychiatric Nurse - CAMHS

CAMHS Tipperlinn, Royal Edinburgh but will be moving to Royal Hospital for Children and Young People in November 2020.

NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.

To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.

***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early***

For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions please contact Paul. Roberts, Senior Charge Nurse

The Post Holder is responsible for ensuring the delivery of a high quality intensive assessment and treatment service for a caseload of young people and their families referred to CAMHS Tier 4. The post holder will provide links between any CAMHS or adult mental health services that are involved in the child/young person’s care. The intensive treatment services aim to provide alternatives to admission and reduce length of admissions. The CPN role will be integral to ensuring seamless care pathways in to and out of tier 4 services. CPNs will participate in the provision of CAMHS services at weekends on a rotational basis.

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