Registered Mental Health Nurse - Band 6

Location Scarborough
Job type Contract
Salary £23.27 - 36.35 per hour
Contact Alex West
Call Alex
Reference HQ00119274

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading and award-winning recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Band 6 Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) to work nights based in Scarborough, within the Acute Liaison Team.

Shift Patterns:

  • Days 6am - 8pm
  • Nights 8pm - 6am

Pay Rates:

  • Days - £23.73
  • Night/Saturdays - £29.81
  • Sundays/Bank holidays - £36.35

Duties:

  • Improve the lives of people with mental ill-health by minimising the impact of their condition through the delivery of excellent services to promote recovery and wellbeing
  • Be compassionate in meeting the needs of patients and their carers
  • Liaise with staff in acute and/or community hospitals on the admission of patients for reasons of physical ill health, but who may also have a mental health condition about which the patient may be unaware at the time of admission
  • Be professionally accountable and responsible for giving specialist advice and support to facilitate the mental health care given to patients in acute or community hospitals
  • Act as lead professional as appropriate
  • Present the views of patients and carers to the clinical teams in acute and community hospitals to facilitate collaborative working between all parties
  • Enhance knowledge and skills in the field of mental ill-health for staff employed in acute hospitals or other community-based healthcare providers through the provision of specialist advice and training
  • Facilitate others in the team to develop competence by providing leadership, day to day supervision, clinical advice and clinical supervision to hospital liaison nurses, hospital liaison support workers and students (where applicable)
  • Be committed to and take a lead role in activities integral to the Trust's Quality Improvement System
  • Promote at all times a positive image of people with mental ill-health
  • Promote at all times a positive image of the Hospital Liaison Service and the wider Trust
  • Clinical Responsibilities
  • Patient Contact
  • Promote and maintain the safety, privacy and dignity of all patients in the delivery of patient-centred care, recognising and respecting differences including spiritual and cultural beliefs
  • Takes steps to obtain patient consent to care and treatment in accordance with the Mental Capacity Act, ensuring that patients who lack mental capacity remain at the centre of decision-making and are fully safeguarded

Requirements of the Registered Mental Health Nurse:

  • Degree or equivalent within Mental Health Nursing (RMN trained)
  • NMC registration and a valid live pin

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive mental health nursing knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry-leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands

Contact:

This Registered Mental Health Nurse job is advertised by Alex West; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.