Our client is a well-established, specialist health and social care provider based in Sutton. Our key focus is to support individuals with complex and challenging needs to maximize their independence to live a meaningful and fulfilling life.
We are currently recruiting for a full time Registered Mental Nurse/Registered Nurse Learning Disability to work in their Sutton care home for men and women with challenging needs, complex forensic history, learning disabilities and/or mental health diagnosis.
Duties and Responsibilities:
As part of the clinical team, the RGN/RMN/RNLDs duties and responsibilities will include:
Assisting in the development, review and delivery of care plans.
Supporting our service users with everyday activities.
Playing a significant role in assisting and encouraging our service users to engage in therapeutic activities and organised events.
Participating in clinical meetings as required and reporting areas of concern to the Manager.
Lead the care team in every shift.
Participate in medication administration, ordering and auditing.
Line manage support workers.
The successful candidate for the Registered Mental Health Nurse/Registered Nurse Learning Disabilities position will demonstrate the following:
Current First Level Registration on the appropriate part of the register held by the N.M.C.
Experience using hoisting equipment would be beneficial due to a high number of our service users being wheelchair users.
Proven experience as a registered nurse
Excellent knowledge of nursing care methods and procedures
Excellent knowledge of emergency care
In-depth knowledge of health and safety guidelines and procedures (sanitation, decontamination etc.) and willingness to follow them at all times
A team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Responsible and compassionate
Outstanding organisational and multi-tasking skills
Patient with excellent problem-solving skills
BSc or other diploma from a nursing program
Valid nursing license
Must have an NMC PIN
Day Time from 8 AM to 8 PM
Night Time from 8 PM to 8 AM
Full time Days 37.5 hours/week
Must have 3 years of experience.
Salary is dependent on experience
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