Registered Nurse - RMN or RNLD

Pulse Nursing
Hexham, England
£28000 - £29120 per annum
16 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019
Alice Cartwright
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Job Type

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Registered Nurse (Mental Health/Learning Disabilities) with post registration experience to join this specialist mixed gender service providing assessment and treatment services for both men and women living with a learning disability and complex needs. The service may also provide support to patients detained under the Mental Health Act and those presenting with episodes of challenging behaviour.

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

  • Generous salary package
  • Strong career progression including into management roles
  • RCNi membership
  • CPD opportunities
  • Employee referral scheme
  • 50% NMC registration contribution
  • Pension scheme
  • Relevant training and development
  • Support through Revalidation

You will have experience working in a similar role in a locked rehab, hospital or low secure unit. As a Registered Nurse (Mental Health/Learning Disabilities), you will be competent across a range of clinical skills and have a clear understanding of the Mental Health Act 1983. Your daily role will include ensuring individualised care plans are completed and maintained, and will work closely with the wider multidisciplinary team to develop and improve quality at the service/

Responsibilities for the Registered Nurse - RMN/RNLD:

  • Providing and developing person centred care
  • Educating and supporting healthcare and junior staff members
  • Working as part of the off duty
  • 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
  • Ensure all clinical documentation is well maintained and filed in the appropriate places
  • The ideal candidate will possess the following:

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

  • 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