Overview

Are you a Mental Health Nurse, Social Worker, OT or Learning Disability Nurse?

Solent NHS Trust have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Community Nurse to join the Crisis team in Portsmouth community. We are looking for Mental Health or Learning Disability registered nurses for this position.

As the successful applicant, you will be expected to assess patients in crisis and offer practical alternatives to hospital admission. The role will provide rapid assessment, planning and delivering effective, Evidence-Based home treatment in collaboration with service users, Carers and professionals from other established services. A strong emphasis is placed on assisting service users to learn from the crisis.

Assessment and risk assessment skills with the ability to work across a 24 shift rota will be required. Experience of working autonomously and within a team environment is also essential.

We will accept full and part time applications for these opportunities.

For further enquiries about this role please contact Kim Lambe, A2i and CRHT Clinical Manager on [email protected] or 0300 123 6610. We also welcome informal visits to our team.

Being a car driver and having access to transport is required for this role.

 

Please note that should this post attract sufficient interest, we may choose to close at an earlier date. We strongly suggest that you apply at an early stage.If we have not contacted you within four weeks of the closing date of this post, please presume that you have not been selected.Candidates selected for interview will be contacted within 2-3 weeks; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders.