Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN)
Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve? We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort. So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.
Abbey House provides a specialist psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery service for 25 men aged 18 years or older with enduring mental illness and/or personality disorder. We support the needs of both detained and voluntary patients and can manage patients with complex needs, including those with a history of offending.
You will need to hold a current NMC registration as a Registered Nurse (Mental Health) and provide evidence of continuing professional development.
You must have up to date knowledge of clinical practices and a strong understanding of relevant regulatory care compliance.
You will be required to lead a team, identifying any potential issues and effectively implement problem solving techniques to promote a therapeutic relationship between all disciplines and individuals in our care.
As a Staff Nurse you will be expected to manage a small case load supported by senior Staff Nurses and Charge Nurses. You will be an active member of the MDT and will provide recovery focused care for the patients at Abbey House.
As a Staff Nurse you will be supervising Healthcare Workers on your shift and encouraging group work within that shift.
You will be responsible for administering medication to patients and monitoring the patients mental health throughout the shift.
Shifts run from 07:30am to 19:45pm and 19:30pm to 07:45am with 1.5 hours break. You will be working a rota of Long Days and Nights.
Developing and reviewing of care plans and continued assessment of psychological, social and physical needs are requirements of the role and building an effective rapport with our patients is essential in developing professional relationships.
You will need to be able to work independently as well as part of a team and prioritise workload.
If you are passionate about delivering first class rehabilitation psychiatric care we would love to hear from you.
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