An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a mental health nurse to join a community mental health team for working age adults (18-65) based in Gateshead. If you feel you are passionate about caring for those with mental health difficulties and you can provide high quality care to those who rely on the service this could be an excellent step forward in your career.
Working as a mental health nurse for this team would involve taking on a case-load and providing appropriate care for the adults who are experiencing difficulties in their mental health with a mix between psychosis and non psychosis.
To be successful in this role you must display excellent skills in communication and use your knowledge to provide high quality care to the service users who will rely on your help. Day to day tasks in this role would include: supporting services, providing risk assessments, creating care plans and making referrals.
If you feel your attributes would be suitable for this role please read more information below.
The role as a mental health nurse is to begin work as soon as possible and is due to run until April 2020 with the possibility of extension. The role is full time and working hours per week are 30-37.5 Monday-Friday. The role is for a band 6 nurse and is based in Gateshead which is close to local shops.
Working for Randstad as a mental health nurse has many fantastic benefits such as:
* A unique app which allows you to manage your shifts at the click of a button
* Competitive pay rates of up to £23.51 per hour
* Specialised in house training which counts towards NMC revalidation
* A Randstad employee app offering fabulous discounts in shops & restaurants
As a mental health nurse working for this client your duties will include:
Working along side other services to help patients including, social workers, OT's and consultant psychiatrists
*Spending time with regular patients who require their medication to be administered within the clinic
*Carrying a caseload and helping with care plans for patients
*Managing psychoeducation with patients
*Supporting patients to work towards living independently within the community
*Providing high quality care to help prevent patient hospital admissions
The minimum requirements for this role are:
- NMC registered
- Registered Mental Health Nurse
As a potential candidate you will be registered with NMC and have a qualification as a Mental Health Nurse. If you feel you meet this criteria then we'd love to hear from you!
Randstad Care is a specialist nursing recruitment agency. Our specialist Nursing consultants work with NHS and private sector teams across England. Whether you are looking for an interim post close to home, or nationally, we are able to assist you with a dedicated point of contact to provide support and guidance.
Do you know a Nurse looking for a new role? If so, We offer a fantastic refer a friend scheme, where you could receive £300 in vouchers for every nurse you refer to us who we place, subject to Ts and Cs.
If you wish to apply for this role or would like to discuss any of the other opportunities we have then please contact Sarah on: [Click here to apply] or click Apply below.
Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.
Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.