Registered Mental Health Nurse - RMN (Preceptors welcome)

Location
Stockton on the Forest, York
Salary
£24,745 to £31,310 per annum
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Registered Mental Health Nurse - RMN (Preceptors welcome)
Stockton Hall, The Village, Stockton-on-the-Forest

Are you passionate about great care?

Do you want to be part of a great team and have opportunities that will help you develop your full potential and get the best out of your career?

Do you need a change? Would you like a challenge?

Stockton Hall Hospital is a 112 bedded Forensic medium secure psychiatric hospital, which cares for both mental illness and learning disability patients, which includes an Autistic Spectrum Disorder service and a female service.

The values of Stockton Hall Hospital are what we believe in and what you can count on:

  • Highest level of Quality
  • Caring Safely
  • Integrity
  • Working together
  • Valuing people

Stockton Hall Hospital has a reputation for providing high standards of care and treatment to all patients. 

As a nurse your role will include but not be limited to:

  • Assessing and monitoring the needs of patients
  • Collaboratively planning the care needs of the patient
  • Developing positive behavioural support plans with patients
  • Being an active part of the multi-disciplinary team
  • Administering medications

To do this you will need the following:

  • To be a team player
  • To be self-aware, seeking support and advice when required
  • Good listening and rapport building ability
  • To be able to organize and prioritise your time

The role as a qualified nurse provides opportunities for personal development and ongoing education and learning. We offer a full induction package, preceptorship and mentoring for all new starters allowing a wealth of information to be shared by experienced staff members relevant to nursing patients within a forensic medium secure setting, including breakaway techniques and Managing Violence and Aggression training.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.