International Registered Nurse - Mental Health

Employer
Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Base to be confirmed
Salary
£25,655 to £31,534 a year per annum
Closing date
30 Nov 2022

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 5
Hours
Full Time
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We are now recruiting International Mental Health Nurses to our trust. We are particularly looking to hear from Mental Health/Psychiatric Nurses who have passed their IELTS/OET and completed or in the process of completing their Mental Health Nurse Test of Competency (CBT) .

As part of your application, please state your Mental Health experience and your current NMC application stage.

We are looking for highly motivated nurses who can demonstrate excellent clinical and interpersonal qualities. The successful candidate must be willing to work in a fast paced environment, have a positive outlook and ensure that delivering a high quality service, which genuinely engages with service users, carers and other stakeholders, is a key priority.

Main duties of the job

This role entails taking responsibility for the day to day management of the ward as required in support of the ward manager and deputies, including teaching, supervision of junior staff/students. In addition to working as part of a multi-disciplinary team (M.D.T) to develop person centred holistic care and maintaining individual's quality of life assessing them for appropriate community placements.

Initially, you will join the trust as a Band 4 HCA whilst you are working towards passing your OSCE in Mental Health and becoming a Band 5 Registered Nurse (Mental Health). You will be provided with bespoke training and support to enable you to successfully complete your OSCE exam and register with the NMC as part of the Mental Health Workforce.

The position requires shift work, including occasional nights, on a rotational basis.

***PLEASE NOTE - We cannot accept applications from candidates who are Adult Nurses or have done their Adult Nurse CBT***

About us

Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of services including secondary mental health care across this area. Specialist provision comprises inpatient child and adolescent mental health services, perinatal mental health and forensic services including low and medium secure care. We have opportunities at:
  • Furness General Hospital, Barrow in Furness
  • Guild Lodge, Secure unit, Near Preston
  • The Harbour, Blackpool

Benefits and support we will provide to you include:
  • Paid flights over to the UK
  • Airport taxi pickup
  • 3 months paid accommodation
  • Dedicated OCSE training supported by Practice Educator for International Nurses
  • OSCE Training programme
  • Travel and accommodation for your OSCE Exam
  • Including one funded OSCE attempt at an OSCE centre within the UK


Job description Job responsibilities

Please see attached the job description and person specification for more information about this role.

Person Specification As per JD Essential
  • As per JD


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