Senior Staff Nurse - Medium Secure

Pulse Nursing
Yorkshire and the Humber, England
£30500 - £34169 per annum
12 Jun 2019
26 Jun 2019
Alice Cartwright
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Job Type

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with significant post registration experience to join this service providing specialist support to both male and female patients requiring medium secure care as Senior Staff Nurse. You will be joining a highly specialist hospital which provides care across a variety of needs resulting in excellent recovery results.

You will have experience working in a similar role or in a hospital or mental health secure service and will be confident in providing leadership and guidance for junior staff. As a Senior member of staff, you will be expected to ensure standards of care are maintained and actively participate in patient care. As Senior Staff Nurse, you will be delivering specialist care to adults over the age of 18 with conditions personality disorder, autistic spectrum disorder, developmental disorder and complex mental health needs.

Responsibilities for the Senior Staff Nurse - RMN:

  • Providing and developing person centred care

  • Educating and supporting healthcare and junior staff members

  • 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)

  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role

  • Recent experience in a senior position

  • Up to date clinical experience

  • Current and valid registration with the NMC and a legal right to work in the UK

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