Registered Mental Health Nurse  - East SussexDay shift only - 37.5 hours/week

As a mental health nurse, you’ll need to show empathy along with excellent observational skills

As a mental health nurse, you’ll provide support to people living with various mental health conditions. This can involve helping the patient to recover from their illness or to come to terms with it in order to lead a positive life.

You can specialize in working with certain groups, such as children or older people, or in a specific area such as eating disorders. Work is often carried out in multidisciplinary teams, liaising with psychiatrists, psychologists, occupational therapists, GPs, social workers, and other health professionals.

Responsibilities

As a mental health nurse, you’ll need to:

  • contribute to the comprehensive assessment of young people in the area/team that you are working
  • work as a member of the nursing team in providing high quality, evidence-based, holistic nursing care to patients in line with your NMC professional code of conduct and trust policies. You will assess, plan, implement and evaluate packages of care based upon individual patient needs, under the guidance of the Nursing Team Leader as per NICE guidance
  • The Staff Nurse post will complement and support the Ward Manager and Charge Nurses with direct responsibility for leading the team of staff on a day to day basis providing advice and support to lower banded staff within your professional group and team locality. This may include the management of these staff in line with agreed Trust HR processes as required
  • You will be expected to work collaboratively with key partner organizations, service users, carers, clinicians and other practitioners within the multi-disciplinary team in delivering services; providing a 7-day a week, 24-hours a day service for 365 days a year working shifts where appropriate and operationally required
  • In delivering your duties you are expected to display behaviors that are aligned with the Trust values and in accordance with the NHS Constitution at all times

Why MedPure?

At MedPure Nursing, we work with candidates to provide flexible, career-boosting roles all across the UK.

With years of experience and relationships with a great number of NHS trusts & private hospitals in every corner of Britain, we can offer you opportunities to suit your lifestyle and ambitions – whether on a locum or permanent basis. We can also support nurses at every level, and across every medical discipline, including RGNs, RMNs, Paediatrics, Oncology, Theatre, Community Nurses and more, as well as Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers. 

What MedPure can offer you?

  • Weekly Payments
  • Support with Revalidation
  • Lucrative referral scheme when you recommend a friend to us*
  • Flexible working hours
  • Support with PDP (Personal Development Planning)
  • Assistance with training.
  • Dedicated registration team to help you through the process.

 

 

 
*Conditions Apply                                                                                                                                                                     MedPure Nursing welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.
Closing on: Oct 31, 2020
Job Category: Registered Mental Health Nurse
Job Type: Weekday
Job Location: Essex

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