Staff Nurse - RMN - Personality Disorder

Location
Stockport, England
Salary
£27373 - £29108 per annum
Posted
09 Apr 2019
Closes
23 Apr 2019
Ref
245293
Contact
Alice Cartwright
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Job Type
Permanent

The opportunity has arisen for an experienced Registered Nurse (Mental Health/Learning Disabilities) with relevant experience to join this specialist hospital in Cheshire on its all-female, personality disorder unit. The service provides care to female adults over a period of 12-24 months on an inpatient basis. You will be experienced working with emotionally unstable personality disorders and with vulnerable patients.

As Registered Nurse (Mental Health/Learning Disabilities) (RMN/RNLD) you will be competent across a range of clinical skills and have a clear understanding of the Mental Health Act 1983. The multidisciplinary team work together to deliver care in accordance with the patient's changing needs as they move towards recovery which may include stepping up or down the acuity of their treatment.

The benefits of this Registered Nurse (Mental Health) role include:

  • Generous salary package
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Birthday holiday
  • Access to development opportunities
  • Sponsorship of professional qualifications
  • Improved CPD application process
  • £250 contribution towards CPD
  • Leadership and management development
  • NMC paid in full
  • Support with Revalidation

Responsibilities for the Registered Nurse - RMN/RNLD:

  • Providing and developing person centred care
  • Educating and supporting healthcare and junior staff members
  • Working closely with stakeholders and commissioning bodies to effect care pathways
  • Maintaining confidentiality, security and accuracy of patient records and data
  • Ensuring the care, security and maintenance of equipment, drugs and other consumables
  • Ensuring good quality documentation in line with statutory requirements
  • Comply with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines
  • Ensure medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered
  • Supervise and monitor standards of care and take appropriate action to improve standards when required

Registered Nurse qualified with relevant experience (RMN/RNLD) must have:

  • Registered Nurse qualified (RMN/RNLD)
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role
  • Up to date clinical experience
  • Working knowledge of the Mental Health Act and latest nursing practices
  • Current and valid registration with the NMC and a legal right to work in the UK

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