Registered Mental Health/Learning Disabilities Nurse

Recruiter
Cambian Adult Services
Location
Smethwick
Salary
29484.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Registered Mental Health Nurse

Raglan, Birmingham

£29,484 - £31668,00

Details

The Cambian Group is the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities. Cambian is now a leading provider of services for people with a personality disorder and continues to grow these services with associated developments around innovative clinical models, and the development of measurable outcomes.

We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits.

Benefits

Employee discount scheme
Free parking
Cycle to work scheme
Childcare vouchers
Employee assistance programme
Career progression and
CPD Monthly Supervision
Developmental opportunities
Internal/external training on new initiatives
Meals during working day
Uniform provided
Enhanced maternity pay.

Raglan House

Raglan House is a 25 bed mental health hospital designed to provide an environment which promotes mental health recovery for women, by focusing on space, personal privacy and dignity.

Job Role

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. You will be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual patient programs of care. You will have a focus on risk assessment and risk assessment strategies, ensuring that the requirements of the care program approach are met.

Additionally you will support empowerment of the patients with particular regard to their dignity, rights and advice.

Individuals should be fully conversant with the Mental Health Act and it’s recent updates; have an understanding of the latest nursing practices as well as the local and national agenda’s that impact on nursing practice and patient care.

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 young people and Service Users you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support.

Candidate Profile

To be successful for this post, you will be a fully qualified Registered Nurse (RMN/RNLD) and have experience of working with vulnerable adults with mental health issues, preferably within a secure setting. You will have experience of formulation and care planning, and of writing reports in relation to MHA Tribunals and managers’ panels and so therefore a good understanding of the MHA and its applications in supporting patients would be desirable. Experience of supervising a staff team is also desirable.

Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.