Registered Mental Health / Learning Disability Nurse

CAS Behavioural Health
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Help us to create positive change by improving patients’ lives through outstanding healthcare.

In joining our nursing cohort at CAS Behavioural Health, you will become part of a team that is focused on delivering exceptional care in a high quality environment. You will be working alongside our dedicated nursing team who are keen to develop themselves as you are. We will 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.

Delfryn House in Mold, Flintshire is a 28-bedded hospital specialising in mental health rehabilitation for adult males with severe and enduring mental health difficulties who are detained under the Mental Health Act. The residents at Delfryn House may also have personality disorders and challenging behaviours.

In this role you will:

• Be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual Patient programs of care. With a focus on risk assessment and risk management strategies, ensuring that the requirements of the Care Program Approach are met in a timely manner
• Report any ill health amongst Patients and make requests for R.M.O/GP/Professional visits where necessary
• Support empowerment of Patients having regard for their dignity rights whilst maintaining professional responsibility for individuals in our care
• Ensure that individual care plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with Patient, Relatives and other Health Care Professionals, and in accordance with NMC guidelines
• Administer prescribed in accordance with Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines.

We are looking for people who are:

• Newly Qualified or Experienced RMN / RNLD with a current Pin Number
• Have knowledge of the Mental Health Act 1983
• Have an understanding of latest nursing practices
• Have the ability to deputise in a clinical lead role
• Have the capacity to maintain documentation and undertake audits.

In return we will 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.