Are you a Mental Health Nurse looking for a new opportunity outside of the NHS to progress and develop your career? Are you comfortable working autonomously and supervising a small team of health care assistants? We are currently looking for an experienced Mental Health Practitioner to work in the Gateshead locality and work with young Adults and Adolescents with Mental Health needs aged 16-24.
As a Mental Health Practitioner you will be responsible for managing a case load of 16-24 year olds with complex or multiple mental health needs including anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, personality disorders and bipolar disorder. The role involves coaching and mentoring support workers to ensure they are providing excellent clinical care. It is essential to have experience working with adolescents and young adults for this role.
You will be working as part of a multidisciplinary team of Occupational therapists, Nurses, support workers and a Non-clinical Manager who is on site daily 9am-5pm. The team is highly established and has a low turnover of staff; the team recently won 'team of the year' at the Home Group awards.
Working pattern is 09.00-17.00 Monday-Friday.
Benefits of working with Randstad:
-£150 welcome bonus*
- One dedication consultant
- Free accredited training
- Support with NMC revalidation
- Competitive pay rates
- Market leading service
- All the support of a permanent job
- Flexible working patterns
As a Mental health Practitioner you will be responsible for:
- Care planning
- Care Coordinating
- Supervising and mentoring support staff
- Administering medication when required- Providing therapeutic intervention
To be successful in this role you must have:
- Valid NMC PIN
- Experience with Young people
- Registered Mental Health Nurse Qualification
- Excellent written and verbal communication
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 or permanent 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 available 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.