Registered Nurse

Recruiter
Newcross Healthcare
Location
Bury St Edmunds
Posted
14 Nov 2018
Closes
22 Nov 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a Registered Mental Health Nurse?



Do you want to make a real difference to someone's life?

If so, this could be the job for you.

Newcross Healthcare are seeking professional Registered Mental Health Nurses to care for our service users in Bury St Edmunds, Stowmarket, Sudbury, Mildenhall and the surrounding areas.

Working for Newcross is entirely flexible, work full or part time hours, flexibility with your rota to fit around your life, all with the security of a permanent job with guaranteed hours and a local line manager. We have a range of shifts available from long days and nights, to evenings and weekends in a variety of care environments.

As a Registered Mental Health Nurse, you can access our exclusive Platinum Ticket Invitation, which means you'll receive a free uniform when you join our team, a free DBS check upfront and a £500 welcome bonus after your first 250 hours of work with Newcross*.



What can you expect from your Mental Health Nursing role?

You'll need to have excellent clinical skills, with a valid NCM pin number, and the confidence to work with clients independently and as part of a wider MDT team. Experience of medication administration within a nursing home setting and team leader skills are highly desirable.

As a Mental Health Nurse (RMN), you will be working closely with patients who can be anxious or confused so a calm approach is vital to establish rapport, whilst also providing support for family and friends who play a key part in their life.

In some instances there are also opportunities for RMNs to work with people with substance addiction, depression and challenging behaviour experience to work with clients in a more long-term capacity.



Why should you join Newcross?

At Newcross, we don't believe in 'zero hours.' All of our care staff have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving you the security of a steady income, with the flexibility to choose your own hours so you can have the work-life balance that suits you.

FlexiPay- with our new flexible pay feature on the HealthForceGo app you can decide when you want to be paid. Simply submit your timesheets by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day!



Skills & Opportunities

This is a great chance for you to improve your skill set with a range of free training programmes available, all provided by Newcross earned through credits as you work. This could include training from Basic Life Support, BSL or Makaton to Dementia Care and many more.



What will you benefit from?

  • Salary of up to £26.00/hr including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) upfront*
  • Free uniform upon joining*
  • FlexiPay
  • £500 Platinum Reward after 250 hours of work with Newcross
  • Specialised nurse training available free through credits earned as you work
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Revalidation support through local line manager and Clinical Governance team
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookings
  • NurChat nurse forum - get support and discuss issues with your peers


What do you need for this role?

  • Current valid NMC registration
  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 6 months' post-qualification experience in a nursing role
  • At least 2 referee contact details, one from your current employer and one from your current or previous place of work commenting on your clinical ability. You must also provide referee contact details for all other employments in the past 18 months or for your 3 most recent jobs.
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or are willing to book onto a Newcross course
  • You will need access to a smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to submit your timesheets via our mobile app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable

We provide nursing care in a range of settings from acute, hospital and ward environments to care, nursing and residential homes, so it's essential you have experience in at least one of these.



Your Local Team

Your local branch is based in Ipswich Town Centre. We provide first class HCA's, Nurses and Support Workers across the County of Suffolk. The Branch is here to support you with your career, however, you will only be required to attend the branch for your Induction and training opportunities that are provided.



Click the Apply Now button to begin your application

If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.

*Terms and conditions apply. See Platinum Nurse Reward Package offer for details.

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