Later Life CPN | Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 07 November 2019
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £30,401 - £37,267 per annum, pro rata
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 07 December 2019
Location: Manchester, M22 5RG
Company: Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 2100292/437-1887019-B

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An excellent opportunity has arisen to recruit two Community Psychiatric Nurses into a Community Mental Health Team for Later Life. One post is full-time while the other is for 30 hours / four days a week.

The area covered by the posts is South Manchester. We are looking for experienced committed and motivated professionals to work with older people who are living with dementia or functional illnesses.

The successful applicants will assess people referred for memory problems as well as provide interventions that support recovery, wellbeing and social inclusion. You will act as care co-ordinator to service users referred to the multi-disciplinary team externally by GPs or inpatient.

The successful applicants will develop and negotiate care plans with service users, families/carers and other professionals, and ensure that quality and timely care is delivered at all times. You will also undertake joint work with other members of the team and external agencies providing support to the needs of service users.

The successful applicants will be able to demonstrate both their clinical abilities and leadership qualities whilst promoting high quality services for older people. In turn, we can offer regular managerial, clinical and professional support and the opportunity to continue to develop your practice through a range of learning and development opportunities.

This advert closes on Thursday 21 Nov 2019

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