Perinatal CPN

Bury, Greater Manchester, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
23 May 2020
21 Jun 2020

Job Description

Band 6 Community Mental Health Nurse- Specialist Perinatal CMHT
Cluster 3. North Manchester, Rochdale, Oldham, Tameside (Base is North Manchester)
Greater Manchester Health and Social Care partnership have invested monies (as part of the 5 year Forward View investment) to develop a Specialist Perinatal CMHT for GM. The Specialist Team will be responsible for delivering care and treatment to women in the perinatal period and supporting the education of training of the health and social care workforce across GM to ensure women can access help earlier. Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust are the provider of this MH programme across GM. The team is growing in line with the investment and GMMH is seeking flexible forward thinking enthusiastic staff who will provide specialist perinatal care.
The successful candidates will work as an autonomous Perinatal Community Nurse with a defined caseload, ensuring the ongoing assessment of women within the service and providing a range of needs-led interventions and care.
You will have a crucial role in the identification and treatment of the mental health needs of pregnant women and those with infants up to one year old.
You will work in collaboration with both colleagues from Adult Mental Health services and staff from other perinatal services.
You will work collaboratively, Specialist Midwifery, Children and families' services, Early Attachment services and IAPT
They will also deliver interventions and negotiate care plans with service users, families/carers and other professionals, and ensure that quality and timely care is delivered at all times.
There is also a duty worker element to this role, which will be carried out to support the Referral/assessment system.

**Please note, this vacancy may be closed at any time if sufficient applications have been received**
Important Information about working for GMMH:

All positions within the Trust are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, for further information on the checks required please visit the NHS Employers website.
NHS Jobs/TRAC -(Recruitment Systems) - If your application form has been submitted on NHS jobs, we will need to transfer your personal data information (application form) from NHS Jobs to upload into TRAC systems.
GMMH have made the Apprenticeship Promise and as part of that promise will consider all Band 1 to 4 vacancies as Apprenticeship Opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to apply for posts at Greater Manchester Mental Health who have direct experience of mental health, learning disability or drug and alcohol services either as a service user or a carer.
**If you do not hold a current competency based qualification and or the Care Certificate, you will be expected to complete an appropriate Apprenticeship in Healthcare with GMMH.**
The Trust is also committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Ref: 2057393C

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