Care Coordinator


Job Ref: CJ/SLAM/CC

Industry Sector: Community Mental Health

Location:

South East London, Lambeth

Type: Contract

Salary: £23 - £25 per hour + based on experience/location

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Ongoing




Job Description

Care Coordinator/Community Practitioner

Band 6

Part Remote/Part Service Based

Occupational Therapist, Social Worker or Mental Health Nurse

4 or 5 days per week, flexible hours if needed

Responsibilities

As a practitioner working in a community setting you will promote and deliver evidence-based care for service users with mental health conditions in their own homes and within a variety of accommodation settings.

Working autonomously within the parameters of the role leading and supporting junior staff and wider care team to implement the delivery of quality care, contributing to the physical, psychological, social, recreational and spiritual care in a recovery-focused way through therapeutic engagement and activities, and taking steps to address any issues that arise.

Demonstrating an enhanced understanding of Mental Health signs and symptoms and an understanding of how these may present in practice including recognition of impact on patient presentation and behavior including risk factors. Supporting and teaching junior staff to develop understanding of mental health signs and symptoms and develop appropriate responses to these in practice.

For more information, or a full job description, contact me via email or call us on 020 7614 4260.
Community Mental Health, nursing, mental health nurse, mental health, community

 

Apply for this job

 

Community Mental Health Vacancies