RMN - Registered Mental Health Nurse - Caerphilly

Elysium Healthcare
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)
21500.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
01 Sep 2017
26 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Registered Mental
Health Nurse / RMN

Elysium Healthcare brings together a unique approach to the delivery of
care where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital
life. Our inclusive way of working has the patient as a true partner in their
care. We recognise that each and every member of staff has an important role to
play in the success of Elysium. It is with their dedication, passion and hard
work that we can deliver excellent care programs that truly benefit the

Elysium Healthcare has a network of 22 sites strategically placed across
England and Wales. We currently have a new, full-time, permanent RMN position
become available at Cefn Carnau.

Treatment programmes aim to reduce the presenting mental health issues and offending behaviours in a low secure setting where risk can be managed and reduced in order to allow patients to step down into less restrictive environments.

Our programmes include a sex offender treatment programme and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, both aimed towards a learning disability population. EMDR therapy is utilised for patients with trauma related disorders. The education team works with individuals to develop basic numeracy and literacy and offers a wide range of learning opportunities including courses accredited by Agored Cymru.

Our service, located close to the centres of both Caerphilly and Cardiff, offers:

An eight bedded ward for females
A six bedded ward for males

Our Mental Health Nurse role involves:

Adopting a systemic, individual approach to all
patient care plans and communicate the outcomes to the clinical team - both
verbally and in writing, ensuring all CPA and risk assessment documentation is
kept up to date

Ensuring effective communications of any concerns
relating to patient care

Deputising in the absence of the Ward Manager and
their Deputy to manage the staffing and clinical
needs of the ward as required

Supporting and supervising new or
junior staff

Assisting and supporting regional
management in developing and implementing new services

Managing the assessment,
implementation and evaluation of individual patient care plans while promoting
a professional working environment to ensure a high standard of patient care

Benefits include:

Flexible Working Opportunities

25 Days Annual Leave plus bank

Pension Scheme

In House Training

Excellent Career Progression

Free Parking & Free meals whilst
on shift

Childcare Vouchers

To be successful as a Mental Health
Nurse, you'll need:

First level registration and valid

Professional training in a related

To organise and prioritise own

Problem solving skills