Sector: Nursing Care
Consultant: Mark Norman
Salary: £28 - £30
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time
Seven Nursing is looking for a Locum Band 6 RMN to work within an NHS Trust in Devon.
You will be working closely with people who are suffering from various mental health conditions, predominantly Addictions Disorders, to help them recover from their illness and improve their general quality of life. This role includes assessing patients, providing care/support, developing risk assessments, administering medication, manging patient documents and all other general nursing duties.
- Working within a multidisciplinary team delivering patient-centred care, whilst promoting and supporting service users and carer involvement.
- Responding to the needs of patients in an honest, non-judgemental and open manner, respecting the rights of individuals and groups.
- Planning implementation and evaluation of care plans for individual patients with challenging behaviours.
- Assisting patients to acquire and work on skills to enable them to move on and live within the larger community.
- Working closely and effectively with colleagues and external agencies to ensure that clinical services are delivered to the highest standard and in accordance with current evidence-based guidance.
- Delegating actions according to role and responsibility, while adhering to the policies and procedures necessary.
- Complete admission and discharge procedures and ensure the safety of the unit via risk assessments and the management of these.
- Understanding and co-ordinating the escort of patients, ensuring numbers and skills mix and that staff are appropriately and fully briefed on their required role; carry out assessments prior to leaving the ward.
- Ensure all medication is safely stored and locked away.
- Preparing nursing reports for ward rounds, CPA, clinical reviews and Mental Health Review Tribunal Hearings.
- Qualifications: A BSc (Hons) degree in mental health nursing.
- Experience: 2+ years working as an RMN within in the UK.
- Compliance: Up to date DBS and NMC registration.
- Travel: UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
- Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.
- £28.00 – £30.00 per hour
Working with Seven Nursing:
Established in 2011, Seven Nursing is a leading provider of nursing professionals to Hospitals, Private Healthcare Organisations and Care Homes. We provide both locum and permanent solutions, working with nurses in band 5, all the way up to band 8D.
Seven Nursing is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of nursing; including General Nursing, Mental Health, CAMHS, Case Management, Intensive Care, Staff Nursing and everything in between.
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