Mental Health Charge Nurse - Low / Medium Secure

Medic International
37000.00 - 39000.00 GBP Annual
31 Aug 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking a committed and experienced Charge Nurse to join our client's Adult Acute Mental Health Unit, located near Taunton a town in rural Somerset.
This is facility is a medium/low secure environment that cares for male and female adults with a mental illness and/or a personality disorder.
This is a full-time post but our client is open to hearing from candidates seeking to negotiate a part-time hours opportunity; however, fixed hours cannot be assured.

Our client is a major provider of UK independent mental health care; dedicated to patients' health and wellbeing, offering a high standard of services, inspiring innovation, and providing programmes that are individually tailored to patients' specific needs.

The successful candidate will provide strong and robust leadership in the clinical environment using the core skills of facilitation, negotiation, conflict resolution, teaching and delegation.

Person requirements
A Registered Mental Health Nurse with full NMC registration.
Extensive Mental Health experience of at least four years, with at least one year UK-based.
Experience within a forensic setting within a leadership/management capacity
To have completed a recognised Teaching and Assessing/Mentorship qualification.
Up-to-date knowledge of the Mental Health Act.

In addition to the salary and excellent working conditions, the benefits of working for this company include
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)
A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
Employee Assistance Services
learning and development
Childcare voucher
Career development
Personal health insurance
Voluntary Benefits

Medic International is a leading healthcare recruitment partner; our extensive experience as a nurse-led consultancy places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the needs of our Mental Health care clients.

To view a summary of Medic Mental Health vacancies please click HERE .

If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous GBP500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.