Registered Mental Health Nurse

Recruiter
Social Care Direct
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£28000 - £32000/annum
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I have an opportunity for a Registered Mental Health Nurse. The service is renowned for successfully treating sex offenders, personality disordered patients and those with forensic addictions. The service also specialises in remand patients, patients transferred from prison and those with a history of serious offending. As well as offering a broad-spectrum evidence-based therapeutic intervention, involving patients at every stage the hospital’s consultant-led multidisciplinary team has a wealth of clinical and research experience in forensic psychiatry.

You will need to be RMN Qualified with a valid NMC pin in order to apply for this position.

Duties:
• Providing a high level of care to the residents
• Administering medications
• Carrying out risk assessments
• Care planning
• Provide information on the condition of residents at each handover, and to management and visiting health care professionals when required
• Involved in their development and ensuring that their passion for delivering care is continually developed.
• Ensure that medications are ordered, stored and administered in accordance with the law, current guidelines and internal procedures
• Participate in Unit meetings, as required, and make contributions as a member of the unit team, undertaking specific projects where appropriate.

Experience:
• First level registration
• Professional training in a related environment
• To organise and prioritise own workload
• Problem solving skills

All applicants must have
• First level nursing qualification
• Valid NMC pin

Salary
Competitive salary dependent on experience

All applicants will be checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS)

If the role is of interest please click apply or contact Veronica on (Apply online only) for more information