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Cambian Group the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities is looking for a dedicated, caring individual to join the company as a Registered Mental Health Nurse.
Raglan House is a 25 bedded locked rehabilitation hospital caring for patients aged 18 upwards, who are suffering from enduring mental illness.
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 practices.
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 role please click 'Apply' and complete the online application form.
If you wish to speak with someone regarding this vacancy please call Helena Williams, Hospital Administrator, on 0121 555 0560 or Helena.firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 31st March 2014
Vacancy may close prior to this date if a large number of applications are received