Registered Mental Health Nurses required for our clients purpose build hospital in Bedford
Starting Salary: £27,725 (pay increase after probation period)
Hours: Full time 37.5 hours per week
*Must have valid NMC Pin*
Our client is a purpose built hospital designed specifically to meet the challenging needs of adults with Autism and Asperger syndrome and associated mental health issues and learning disabilities.
•To effectively run the operations of the unit whilst on shift
•Effectively communicate sensitive information to patients and/or relatives and carers concerning the physical and/or psychological condition of the patient.
•Attend meetings and forums, representing the hospital at various levels as required.
•Ensuring that all clinical and other information is gathered stored and passed on to relevant
hospital service/personnel. Ensuring that all information is stored in accordance with the Data Protection Act.
•To co-ordinate and provide the care and treatment of an identified group of patients without direct supervision.
•Contribute to the development of high quality in-patient services in a changing health care environment.
•Contribute to the implementation of evidence based practice within the area; this work will be supported by the Unit Manager.
•To ensure continuous personal development through the utilisation of regular supervision, annual appraisal and training.
* Asperger Syndrome * Autism/ASD * Bipolar/Manic Depression * Challenging Behaviour * Detention Under Mental Health Act * Drug Dependence * Eating Disorders * Learning Disability * Mental Health Condition * Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilities * Schizophrenia * Sensory Impairment * Speech Impairment * Substance Misuse
If this sounds like your next nursing role, please apply online or give us a call for further information- 02082547506 please quote J1828