Registered Mental Health Nurse, Locked Rehabilitation Service

Recruiter
Social Care Direct
Location
Widnes, Borough of Halton
Salary
£22000 - £28500/annum
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I have an opportunity for a Registered Mental Health Nurse. The overall aim is to improve the Mental health and wellbeing of our patients and to help them develop and maintain healthy relationships with others, the service will work to reduce risk behaviours associated with mental health conditions so the patients can ultimately live successful and fulfilling lives within the community. The locked Rehabilitation service provides care for both adults and females for adults over the ages of 18+.

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

Duties:
• Adopting a systemic, individual approach to all patient care plans and communicate the outcomes to the clinical team – both verbally and in writing, ensuring all CPA and risk assessment documentation is kept up to date
• Ensuring effective communications of any concerns relating to patient care
• Deputising in the absence of the Ward Manager and their Deputy to manage the staffing and clinical needs of the ward as required
• Supporting and supervising new or junior staff
• Assisting and supporting regional management in developing and implementing new services
• Managing the assessment, implementation and evaluation of individual patient care plans while promoting a professional working environment to ensure a high standard of patient care

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
£22,000 - £28,500 dependent on experience based on 37.5 hours per week

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