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Job Reference: 46656

Mental Health Nurse

  • Birmingham, West Midlands, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Lee Hudson
  • £35 - £35

The role:

As a Mental Health Nurse you will be working within a prison, providing high standard care to the in-patients. You will need to be able to think on your feet and handle situations under pressure. You will have many responsibilities, for the patients, providing all types of support where necessary.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce outstanding written reports based on your nursing assessments and observations.
  • Work closely with the management team to develop the service, audit, and improve quality.
  • Administer prescribed medicines with Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines.
  • To maintain clear and accurate records of discussions, assessments made, interventions, treatment and medicines delivered in accordance with Prison and NMC Guidelines.
  • Be constantly alert to changes in patients’ conditions and the implications in terms of care.
  • Provide treatment and care for prisoners with enduring mental health needs.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Must be a Registered Nurse.

Prison clearance.

Valid NMC pin.

  • Experience: Candidates must have a minimum of 1 year’s post-qualification experience.
  • Compliance: Proof to live and work in the UK. Up to date DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: Locum, full time and part time

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