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The Cambian Group, the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities is looking for a dedicated and caring individual to join the company as a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN).
We offer excellent career progression opportunities and staff benefits.
Sedgley House & Lodge
Sedgley House & Lodge are psychiatric rehabilitation hospitals that cater for gentlemen from 18 – 65.
-To assist in providing high quality care and a safe and therapeutic environment.
-To take charge on a regular basis and to assist in the supervision and development of junior staff, Nurses, Support Workers and students.
-To support the development of evidence based practice.
-Be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual patient programmes of care- with a focus on risk assessment and risk management strategies, ensuring that the requirements of the Care Programme Approach are met in a timely manner.
-Report and ill health amongst patients and make requests for RC/GP/professional visits where necessary.
-Administer prescribed medicines and document the same in accordance with Cambian Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines.
The ideal candidate will be fully conversant with the Mental Health Act 1983, understand the latest nursing practice, have knowledge of PSI and will also have some experience in a forensic or secure environment.
Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.
How to Apply
To apply for this vacancy please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to the Job Specification.
If you wish to speak with someone regarding this vacancy please call Natalie Griffiths on 01902 886570, or email email@example.com.
To find out more about us at Cambian visit www.cambiangroup.com
Closing date: 5th February 2014
Please note that this vacancy may close prior to this date if a large number of applications are received.