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Staff Nurse

East London NHS Foundation Trust
£31,163 to £37,875 a year per annum inclusive of HCA
Closing date
6 Feb 2023

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Newham Centre for Mental Health are seeking to recruit qualified, enthusiastic and innovative nurses. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Trust and contribute to improvement of nursing through providing high quality care to patients.

In this role, you will be required to support the ongoing improvement, relational security, trauma informed care and reducing restrictive practices initiatives at the NCfMH.

We sometimes close adverts early if there is a high response, so apply now!

Main duties of the job

To co-ordinate and provide care and treatment to an identified group of patients without direct supervision.To manage and organise work as required.Take responsibility for the development and delivery of evidence based practice, ensuring that it supports and reflects service user individual needs, Trust objectives and professional guidance.Contribute to the development of high quality evidence based in-patient services in a changing health care environment.Contribute towards ensuring that the ward functions as an integral part of the Directorate's services.Effective communication with all relevant personnel both internal and external to the Trust.To practice within professional guidelines and promote professional practice in clinical area.To ensure continuous personal development through the utilisation of regular supervision, annual appraisal and training where appropriate.

About us

Our mission is to make a positive difference to people's lives by improving the quality of life for all we serve. Our values are: We Care, We Respect, We are Inclusive - so we are looking for people who live and breathe these qualities when supporting service users and carers, and in their relationships with colleagues in the Trust and our partner organisations.

Job description Job responsibilities

Kindly refer to the job description and person specification that is attached to the vacancy profile.

Person Specification Education/ Qualification/ Training Essential
  • Registered Nurse (Mental Health) OR Registered Nurse (Learning Difficulty) OR Registered Nurse (Adult)
Experience Essential
  • Working with people with mental health problems/ learning disabilities.
  • Managing challenging and aggressive behaviour.
  • Working within a multidisciplinary team environment.
  • Experience of providing individualized and culturally sensitive care
Knowledge and Skills Essential
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to assess, plan, implement and evaluate care
  • Minimising clinical risk and reducing restrictive practices
  • Able to manage time so that deadlines are met
  • Ability to recognise stress
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to work sensitively and compassionately with patients
  • Mental Health presentations and appropriate interventions. NMC Code of
  • NMC Code of Conduct
  • Current Developments in nursing
  • Awareness of supervision and reflective practices

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