An exciting vacancy has arisen for the position of a Band 5 Community Psychiatric Nurse at the Specialist Dementia and Frailty Service in West Essex. We would welcome applications from both already qualified staff as well as from student nurses close to qualification.
The successful applicant will be working with the existing Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT) delivering high quality, evidenced based care to patients with Dementia or Older adults with Functional Mental Health Needs across a variety of settings.
We are looking to appoint a dynamic and suitably experienced Mental Health Nurse, who is flexible and able to work on their own initiative, as well as part of a Multi-Disciplinary Team.
Main duties of the job
You will have opportunities to undertake holistic comprehensive assessments, developing MDT patient centred care plans including physical health care, health promotion strategies and social inclusion whilst embracing inter-agency working.
The successful applicant will behonest, competent in prioritising workload in a busy environment and have the ability to problem solve and deal with everyday practice issues.
The successful applicant will receive full 'on the job' training and have opportunities to develop their skills and knowledge in this exciting speciality.
Season Ticket Loans
NHS discounts for staff
Excellent Training facilities and opportunities
Buying and Selling annual leave scheme
The opportunity to work bank shifts and expand knowledge and experience in other areas
Salary Sacrifice schemes including lease cars and Cycle to Work
Day One Flexible Employer, the Trust supports and actively encourages flexible working for all employees. We offer many options and you are encouraged to ask the recruiting manager what is possible for this role. If appointed, you will have theopportunity for a flexible working request from the first day of your employment.
Job description Job responsibilities
For newly qualified staff a bespoke package of support will be put in place to support the preceptorship requirements and your individual development needs.
Your working hours will be Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 hrs, however this will be flexed to meet service and organisation needs.
If you would like to find out more about this opportunity to work alongside our well established team please email Liz.email@example.com in the first instance.
Car driver essential.
This post attracts 5% fringe if base is Epping/ Harlow.
EPUT are looking for motivated staff who shares our Trust values of Open, Compassionate and Empowering. In return, EPUT can offer you a range of benefits and development including;
Person Specification Education and Qualifications Essential
- Registered in Part 3 of Register e.g. RMN or equivalent
- Excellent working knowledge of the practices and principles of the Care Programme Approach
- Work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team, prepared to work on wards when required
- Able to undertake comprehensive assessments, including physical health care, health promotion, social inclusion and recovery
- Good oral communication skills based on fluency on the English language
- Deliver Care in accordance with the Recovery Model
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