Registered Nurse for Learning Disability Service - Leigh On Sea

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Southend-on-Sea
Salary
28516.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for a RNLD or RMN qualified nurse to work in a 7 bed service that provides care and support to men who have a learning disability and complex needs including those detained under the Mental Health Act.

Ideally you will have experience of working in a similar service but newly qualified nurses may be considered

Your role will include:

  • Promoting independence and enabling residents to access the community
  • Managing a team on shift in the absence of the Service Manager and Deputy
  • Managing medication
  • Ensuring that care plans and risk assessments are current and meet individual residents needs
  • Participating in reviews and multi disciplinary meetings to update on resident's progress and have some input on care and treatment plans
  • Referral to outside health and social care professionals as appropriate e.g. safeguarding leads

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.