Registered Mental Health Nurse (CAMHS)

Temp Agency Worker Mental Health Nurse | Private care CAMHS - Chelmsford | Eating Disorders Up to £28.95 per hour

Location: Chelmsford, Essex (Private service)

Duration: Temporary contract with potential for extension

Pay Rate: Up to £28.95 per hour (PAYE)

Company: Health Recruit Network

Health Recruit Network is a leading provider of temporary healthcare staffing solutions, partnering with the National Health Service (NHS) to deliver exceptional care. We are currently seeking a compassionate and dedicated Mental Health Nurse to join our team as a Temp Agency Worker, representing the NHS Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) specializing in eating disorders.

Role Description:

As a Temp Agency Worker - Mental Health Nurse, you will play a crucial role in providing high-quality mental health care to children and adolescents facing eating disorders within the NHS CAMHS in Chelmsford, Essex. You will be responsible for delivering evidence-based interventions, offering support, and working collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals.

Key Responsibilities:

Conduct comprehensive assessments of children and adolescents presenting with eating disorders, considering their physical and mental health needs.
Develop and implement tailored care plans, in line with best practice guidelines, promoting recovery and wellbeing.
Deliver individual and group therapy sessions, providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients.
Collaborate closely with families, carers, and external stakeholders to ensure effective communication and holistic care.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date electronic records, adhering to data protection and confidentiality policies.
Stay abreast of developments in mental health care, attending training and participating in continuous professional development.


Valid Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) registration as a Mental Health Nurse.
Extensive experience in mental health nursing, with specific exposure to children, adolescents, and eating disorders.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage with patients, families, and multidisciplinary teams.
Demonstrated understanding of evidence-based practices in mental health care and ability to apply them effectively.
Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.
Flexibility to adapt to different NHS service locations within Chelmsford as required.


Competitive pay rate of up to £33 per hour, reflecting your skills and experience.
Flexible working hours to accommodate your schedule and work-life balance.
Opportunities for professional growth and development through access to training programs and career advancement.
Exposure to a diverse range of clinical settings within the NHS CAMHS in Chelmsford.
Supportive work environment with a dedicated team of healthcare professionals.

Apply Now:

Join our team of dedicated healthcare professionals and make a positive impact on the lives of children and adolescents facing eating disorders in Chelmsford.

Health Recruit Network is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

Health Recruit Network are a trusted supplier of NHS and Private healthcare services. We supply work to Registered General Nurses (RGN), Mental Health Nurses (RMN), Learning Disabilities Nurse (RNLD) and Healthcare Assistants (HCA). We are one of the fastest growing recruitment agencies in the UK and supply Nationwide. Health Recruit Network are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy.