HCL Mental Health are seeking a highly skilled and compassionate Outreach Mental Health Nurse (RMN) to join our team in Hounslow. This is a 12-week vacancy requiring 37.5 hours per week. There is potential for this role to be extended.

As an Outreach Mental Health Nurse, you will be responsible for providing specialist drug and alcohol outreach clinics for local hostels, homeless individuals, and other services in the Borough of Hounslow. Working as a member of a multidisciplinary team, you will provide a range of treatments and services to problem drinkers and problematic drug users, including harm minimisation approaches, motivational interviewing, relapse prevention, and ITEP care planning.


  • Conducting comprehensive mental health assessments to identify client’s needs and determine appropriate interventions or referrals to other mental health services
  • Promoting health and well being through a range of health checks, including ECG, blood borne viruses screening, vaccination, and Fibro scan, to improve client’s overall physical and mental health
  • Assessing and case managing clients who inject drugs, including assessing injection sites and utilising harm minimisation principles to reduce potential harm and negative consequences of drug use
  • Having a professional duty of care to protect clients who present a risk to themselves or others, including implementing risk management strategies and following protocols for reporting any concerns
  • Complying with statutory requirements regarding safeguarding children and child protection, including the Children Act 1989 and Hidden Harm guidelines, to ensure the safety and well-being of all clients, particularly vulnerable children and families.

This is a fantastic opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of those struggling with mental health issues and substance abuse. If you are a compassionate and skilled Outreach Mental Health Nurse, we encourage you to apply for this exciting role.

About HCL Mental Health

HCL Mental Health (part of HCL Workforce Solutions) is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of high quality mental health professionals. We work with candidates to provide flexible, career-boosting roles all across the UK.

With years of experience, a huge number of awards and relationships with hundreds of NHS trusts & private hospitals in every corner of Britain, we can offer you opportunities to suit your lifestyle and ambitions – whether on a locum or permanent basis.

Benefits HCL Mental Health can offer you:

  • Weekly payment
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Refer a friend scheme* (£300 per successful referral)
  • Opportunities with hundreds of NHS trusts and local authorities
  • Access to exclusive placements
  • A dedicated recruitment consultant
  • A dedicated registration team to help you through the application process
  • Free mandatory training

To discuss this role or our other roles throughout the UK, apply with your CV or email Ben – Ben.leach@hclworkforce.com

HCL is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. HCL operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.