Senior Staff Nurse - Medium Secure
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