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Registered Nurse

Employer
Tees Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Middlesbrough
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum
Closing date
23 May 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Details

This post is only open to those candidates who already have their NMC registration in place and have successfully completed the preceptorship programme. Please note: Newly qualified applicants or those due to qualify will be recruited via a separate process.

We are looking for individuals to join our fantastic team on Westerdale North Ward at Roseberry Park Hospital in Middlesbrough. Westerdale North Ward is a 20 bedded mixed gendered unit which provides care to older age adults who have a functional illness. The ward provides inpatient mental health care, assessment and comprehensive treatment to individuals who are experiencing mental ill.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for nurses who are motivated and enthusiastic to join our team to support the recovery of our service users. There is opportunity to undertake CPD training and to receive support and guidance on professional development.

A shift as a nurse on Westerdale North ward would involve allocating tasks medications management completing mental health assessments risk assessments reviewing care plans 1:1 support physical health reviews risk management working towards our drive of reducing restrictive interventions, audits handovers supervisions and attend meetings (this list is not exhaustive) . You would be offered regular supervision, appraisal reviews, group supervision

If you feel you would be a good fit to join our team and have any questions regarding the role, please do not hesitate to get in contact.

About us

We are the Mental Health & Learning Disability NHS Trust for County Durham and Darlington, Teesside, North Yorkshire, York and Selby.

From education and prevention, to crisis and specialist care --our talented and compassionate teams work in partnership with our patients, communities and partners to help the people of our region feel safe, understood, believed in and cared for.

We nurture the recovery journey of anyone in need of our help. In Our Trust, everyone has a say in how they are supported and treated because we listen to every person in our care until they feel understood. Our patients, their families and carers work together with us towards better mental health.

We're committed to new thinking that improves the wellbeing of our region. We connect with our communities and partners to get mental health care right, in areas that really need it.

We won't rest until everyone in our region has the mental health care they need, to lead their best possible life.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the attached job description and person specification for further detailed information to ensure that you meet the role criteria before applying.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Current professional registration with Nursing & Midwifery Council RNMH or RNLD (RNSC - CAMHS only ) - RGN (If appropriate - Advert must indicate if the role is open to RGN nurses to apply)
  • To be recognised practice assessor / mentor or work towards in an agreed timescale
  • Trained Clinical Supervisor (within 6 month probationary period)
  • Evidence of Continuing Professional Development


Experience

Essential

  • Working with people with mental ill health / learning disabilities
  • Working in a person centred therapeutic organisation
  • Working collaboratively with service users and their families/carers
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Working in partnership with other agencies


Knowledge

Essential

  • Evidence based knowledge of best practice in caring for patients in the designated field.
  • Understanding of relevant legislation (e.g. Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act).
  • Understanding of Safeguarding and its application in practice.
  • Clinical Risk Assessment and Management and its application in practice.
  • Clinical Governance and its application in practice.
  • Confident working knowledge of clinical medicines management, including administration of injections.


Employer details

Employer name

Tees Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Westerdale North Ward

Roseberry Park Hospital, Marton Road

Middlesbrough

TS43AF

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346-DDM-034-24

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