mental health nurse in merseyside

posted
job type
contract
salary
£ 18 per hour
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job details

posted
location
merseyside, north west
job category
health
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 18 per hour
experience
All bands
reference number
CJ327496
phone
0191 233 1381
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job description

We are looking for a mental health nurse to begin work as soon as possible taking on a case-load of working age adults (18-65) who are experiencing mental health problems such as: anxiety, depression, psychosis. Working with these adults you will be required to use your knowledge to identify safe and appropriate treatments for the service users.

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 June 2019 with the possibility of extension. The role is full time and working hours per week are 30-37.5 Monday-Friday. The ideal candidate will be a band 5 or 6 nurse with experience in a community setting. The role is based in Merseyside.

Working for Randstad 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 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 within a working age adult team your duties would include:

* Managing case loads of people aged 18-65 who have mental health needs
* Creating suitable care plans for patients who have met the criteria for treatment
* Carrying out mental health assessments and advise on treatment plans
* Discharging those who no longer require the service when appropriate
* Working closely with local authority when needed
* Making referrals over to other services when necessary such as a crisis team

Minimum requirements for this role:

- Mental health nursing degree
- Valid NMC Pin

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: 0191 233 1381 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.

skills

mental health assessment

qualification

mental health nursing degree