Registered Mental Health/Learning Disabilities Nurse

Cambian Adult Services
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Registered Mental Health Nurse / Learning Disabilities

Cedars, Bordesley Green, B9 5LY

Cambian’s passion focuses on positive outcomes for the individuals who we care for and nurses are at the heart of everything we do.

Hospital Profile

Cambian Cedars provides an intensive mental health rehabilitation service for up to 22 male patients with learning disabilities and other complex needs. The hospital has 22 bedrooms, all of which are en-suite and furbished to a high standard. The people in our care are encouraged to personalise their bedroom to their own taste

Job Profile

We are currently seeking motivated and passionate individuals to join our Nursing team. Working with our patients, you will be encouraged to contribute to, and influence the development of active care. Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, you must be able to show initiative, demonstrating clear decision making and organisational skills.

In addition, you will provide a homely & safe environment that meets patients individual needs, to provide guidance and support in assisting the promotion of self-help, personal life skills and emotional awareness and act as a positive role model within the team. You must be able to demonstrate good clinical practice, carrying out observations, investigations and treatments as required.

Candidate Profile

Candidates should possess the relevant nursing qualification - RNLD/RMN and have an active pin number. Individuals should have an excellent working knowledge of the Mental Health Act and to be able to demonstrate the latest understanding of nursing practices. You should also be a strong team player, with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and organisational skills.

Full induction training is given. You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession and just like our service users you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support.

Cambian is committed to the safeguarding of individuals within its care. The successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.