BANK Registered Mental Health Nurse - Wellington

Elysium Healthcare
12 Feb 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
BANK Registered Mental Health Nurse

Elysium Healthcare brings together a unique approach to the delivery of care where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital life.

Our inclusive way of working has the patient as a true partner in their care. We recognise that each and every member of staff has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is with their dedication, passion and hard work that we can deliver excellent care programs that truly benefit the patients.

Elysium Healthcare has a network of 41 services strategically placed across England and Wales. Wellesley Hospital is situated in Chelston, Near Wellington, West, Somerset. Consisting of 5 wards of 15 beds each the hospital provides care for men and women with mental illness and/or personality disorder in a medium/low secure environment.

As part of our nursing team you will assist and support the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of patients in the unit and on community trips. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team under the direct supervision of a qualified nurse you will be required to undertake a range of duties involving direct patient contact and interaction.

Hourly rate: £18
Hours per week: as and when required

Our Bank Registered Mental Health Nurse role involves:

Providing a high standard of care to people with mental illness and personality disorder
Developing therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement
Following all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice
Contributing to patient assessments, compiling a plan of care alongside the individual, and monitoring patient progress
At a more senior level, you’ll also need to lead shifts as well as mentoring and supporting student nurses and other members of the team

About our benefits

Free meals while on duty
Free car parking (at most sites)
Weekly Pay in arrears

Similar jobs

Similar jobs