Registered Mental Health Nurses

27000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP27000 - GBP28000/annum
19 Apr 2017
04 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Registered Mental Health Nurses - Eating Disorders, Female Personality Disorders & Dementia Pathways

Salary - GBP25,000-GBP28,000 life assurance, pension, 32 days holiday

Location - York

We have the pleasure in recruiting for this reputable specialist mental health care provider who are looking for RMN`s for their establishment in York. The Staff Nurse has responsibility, for the day to day delivery of excellence in quality care provision, ensuring all clinical governance and compliance targets are met. The post holder may be required to take charge of a shift which may have the support and/or supervision of the onsite coordinator (depending on experience).


- Promote Positive Team Culture and Team Working

- To foster and promote a team culture of enquiry and learning that enables individuals to openly question, reflect and learn from their practice.

- To work effective within the team to ensure that nursing standards and practices comply with policies and procedures.

- To support the Team Manager to ensure that the team understand their roles and are working within clinical governance strategy and promote excellence in clinical practice in line with Care Quality Commission Standards.

- Actively encourage patients in monitoring and commenting on the quality of service provided on the unit leading to user focused quality improvement initiatives.


- Demonstrate an ability to manage distressing and challenging situations in a sensitive and non threatening way to reduce anxieties and promote effective resolutions.

- Use a range of communication skills to ensure patients receive required treatment and interventions to meet their needs.

- Communicate complex and sensitive information to encourage meaningful engagement with patients and carers.

- To act as a positive role model to staff.

Knowledge Training and Experience

- Through supervision or preceptor ship, identify areas for personal and professional growth

- To attend to their own personal and professional development needs as identified in their personal development plan.

- Be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills in caring for people within their service area in accord with the team`s clinical model and evidence based practice.

- To be responsible for their own professional self regulation and abide by the legal requirements and statutory rules relating to practice.

- To ensure the safe custody and administration of drugs in accordance with the code of practice.

- Have a working knowledge of the resource and supply needs for the workplace and ensure that they are appropriate to the service area and are used within budgetary constraints.

- Follow procedure on handling patient money and valuables.

- Ensure students achieve their placement learning objectives.

- To ensure knowledge training and skills in relation to PMVA are in place and to be an active member of the PMVA response team.

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