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Staff Nurse - RGH Adult Mental Health - Ward 22 - Treatment Ward

Employer
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
Location
Llantrisant
Salary
£28,834 to £35,099 per annum pro rata
Closing date
2 Jul 2024

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Student Streamlining - Mental Health branch

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for a qualified staff nurses who would like to develop in a busy, friendly team where your skills and ideas are valued and your development supported.

We are looking to recruit mental health nurses to undertake the staff nurse role within the Adult Mental Health Inpatient ward 22,providing assessment and treatment to patients with a range of mental health problems.

If you would like to be part of the team you will need to demonstrate an understanding of this service user group, and have a genuine interest and enthusiasm for caring for people with mental health issues. It would be advantageous to have an understanding and knowledge of the therapeutic approaches that work in such a setting.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Main duties of the job

Using the Mental Health Measure 2012 framework, to work with the individual to assess, plan, implement and evaluate their needs. Using the recovery process agreeing realistic and achievable outcomes.Participate in the individualised Care and Treatment (multi-disciplinary team) care reviews. Ensuring that reviews are carried out on a regular basis and the review is documented accurately in the individual inpatient records.To administer, monitor and supervise prescribed medication.Observe for and report, as appropriate, therapeutic effects, any possible side effects using evidence based scales.Offer support, advice and information to carers/relatives.Encourage participation of carers in planning of care and work in a manner which will engender trust and co-operation, thereby enhancing patient care, maintaining confidentiality at all times.As a member of the multi-disciplinary team contribute to clinical reviews/case formulation and report on the condition of patients to other professionals and when required provide written reports as requested, including Mental Health Tribunals.Adhere to the Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board Policies and Procedures in all areas of clinical practice.

About us

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is part of the NHS Wales family. Our Health Board provides primary, secondary and community health and wellbeing services to around 450,000 people living in three County Boroughs: Bridgend Merthyr Tydfil, and Rhondda Cynon Taf.
  • We live by our core values:
  • We listen, learn and improve
  • We treat everyone with respect
  • We all work together as one team

We are a proud local employer around 80% of our 15000 workforce live within our region, making our staff not only our lifeblood of our organisation but of the diverse communities that we serve.

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Employer details

Employer name

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Address

Royal Glamorgan Hospital

Ynys Maerdy

Llantrisant

CF72 8XR

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110-NMR268-0624

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