Senior RMN/Registered Mental Nurse

16.00 - 17.00 GBP Hourly + GBP16 - GBP17/hour GBP32,617 + benefits
14 Apr 2017
28 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Optima Plus are actively representing a private hospital in the Roehampton area with the recruitment of a Senior RMN. This is a purpose-built care unit in South West London which provides a secure and safe, gender-specific environment for adults who have suffered an acute deterioration or relapse in their mental wellbeing.

This hospital is located in a convenient location offering easy access on the bus to Central London. The hospital benefits from the following facilities, gym, therapy kitchen, OT garden, outdoor sports area and learning skills/Art room.

As a Senior Registered Nurse (RMN) working in the Adult Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities PICU/Acute Service, your main duties will be:-

• Taking day to day leadership responsibility for the clinical and operational running of a ward within the service, ensuring care and treatment needs are met and task allocation is completed.

• Acting as Primary Nurse to a small number of patients, taking overall responsibility for the nursing input they receive, through nursing assessments and care planning.

• Providing written nursing reports for a range of statutory and clinical review processes such as CPA's, MHA Hospital Managers Hearings and First Tier MHA Review Tribunals.

• Contributing to risk assessment and management, to enable positive risk taking and care pathway planning.

• Contributing towards a programme of on-going clinical improvement, through participation is CPD events, governance and audit arrangements.

The successful candidate should have the following:

• Hold current NMC PIN registration and adhere to the NMC Codes of Conduct at all times

• Have the ability to motivate, lead and supervise a team

• Be able to demonstrate initiative and creativity

• Be flexible and adaptable, well organised and able to manage time and workload effectively in line with the needs of the service

An enhanced DBS (England) or PVG/Disclosure Scotland (Scotland) Disclosure will be required for all successful applicants. Costs will be met by the Company.

Should you join this nursing team in Roehampton - you will be rewarded with a GBP2500.00 bonus payment.

For further information please contact Sam