Head of Care - Chesterfield

CAS Behavioural Health
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Help us to create positive change by improving patients’ lives through outstanding healthcare.

In joining our nursing cohurt at CAS Behavioural Health, you’ll become part of an inspirational team, delivering exceptional care in a modern environment alongside nurses who care as much about patient outcomes as you.

We’ll support you in working the way you want to, creating opportunities that let you grow professionally and enhance your skills every day.

Create real positive change, in your career and through your care.

About Acer
Acer Clinic offers a specialist service for women with a personality disorder and other complex mental health needs.

In this role you will:

• Oversee the effective admission/discharge of Patients

• Ensure all social and health needs are assessed and risks evaluated

• Be responsible for the implementation of risk assessments

• Take responsibility for Patient / staff meetings, including CPAs; Handovers; Tribunals and Ward rounds

We're looking for people who:

• Have knowledge of the Mental Health Act

• Are a Registered Mental Nurse/Registered Nurse Learning Disability (current pin number)

• Have a minimum 18 months’ post registration development

• Have acute, rehabilitation, forensic and/or secure psychiatry experience

• Have evidence of functioning in a supervisory role as a clinician in a similar setting within a multi-disciplinary team.

In return we’ll offer you:

• RCNi membership

• Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities

• Expert clinical supervision & peer support

• A high quality work environment

• Free meals on duty

• Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme.

Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Ready to make a positive change? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.