Charge Nurse (RMN) - Mental Health Hospital
Charge Nurse (RMN) - Mental Health Hospital - South West London - Salary to £37,000 per annum plus benefits
You will be an enthusiastic Senior Nurse/Charge Nurse (RMN) or currently a Deputy Charge Nurse (RMN) looking for a new challenging position within a Mental Health Hospital in South West London. Ideally, you will be RMN qualified, however Registered Learning Disabilities Nurses (RNLD's) with relevant experience will also be considered. As a Charge Nurse, you should be able to provide visible leadership and effective shift management to a strong nursing team.
Our client is a leading provider in the field of mental health services. Due to continued expansion they have an exciting opportunity in one of the UK's leading centres for the treatment of a wide range of mental health difficulties such as depression, anxiety and addictions.
As a Charge Nurse (RMN), your main duties include:
•Primary nurse responsibility for an allocated case load of patients
•To plan and implement nursing care of individual patients paying particular attention to areas of nursing risk management
•To attend clinical team meetings and CPA reviews, actively participating in Multi--Disciplinary assessment and treatment planning
•To assist in the co-ordination of nursing activity over a 24-hour period to include adequate rostering, grade and skill mix provision
•To actively participate in the planning of service developments
•To work closely with the Charge Nurse, accepting joint responsibility for nursing operations
•To promote understanding of Clinical governance within the ward nursing team
•To promote understanding of and engagement in the principals of Recovery
As a Charge Nurse (RMN) you will have experience of:
•Working in a supervisory capacity and effective report writing
•A secure environment and interdisciplinary teamwork
•Assessing and teaching junior staff and co-coordinating care
•Prioritising key tasks in relation to sphere of work
•Management of Health & Safety and related issues
As a Charge Nurse (RMN), you will have:
•A current, valid registration with the NMC
•A Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN), nursing qualification
•The legal right to work in the UK
For full job description, or to discuss the role further please call Steve on 0161 234 9781 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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