RMN (NHS), Psychosis Early Intervention (Lambeth)

Band 5

Main area
Psychosis
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
334-RMN-829625-MD
Site
Lambeth Hospital
Town
Lambeth,
Salary
£26,553 - £34,495 pa inc Inner HCAs
Closing
26/11/2017 23:59

The Early Intervention In patient unit in Lambeth is looking for staff who are interested in working with clients experiencing first or second episode of psychosis.

We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated, caring and creative people to come and join us and work within an exciting and fast paced environment that provides inpatient care to acutely unwell adults.

Our purpose is to support all staff with good experiential learning, regular supervision, access to training and a continuous programme of professional development inclusive of preceptorship, mentorship and revalidation. We also provide a wide range of specialist SLAM courses such as CBT, Physical Health Care, Mindfulness and also external training up to and including Masters level.

We have a strong focus on staff well-being and support and believe in investing in our workforce to provide stability, consistency and a healthy safe professional group.

The post holder collaboratively assesses the needs of service users, plans, implements and evaluates the care given to a group of clients experiencing mental health problems. The post holder will function as a registered professional nurse within a multidisciplinary team. The role provides a variety of skills including coordination and excellent communication both written and verbal to enhance patient care at all times. The post holder will carry out nursing procedures to a standard that ensures safe and effective care, and complies with The Nursing and Midwifery Council's Code of Professional Conduct.

We welcome applications from final year of your RMN/LD students qualifing in 6 months and well as experienced qualified nurses.

If successful at shortlisting stage you will be invited to an assessment on Friday, 8th December 2017 at the ORTUS learning and events centre.

**Please note that if you do not state the month and year that you have completed your Nursing qualification you will not be invited to the assessment.**

Hospital Name: Lambeth Hospital,
Patient Age Range: Working age adults (18 to 35years)
Patient Gender: Mixed Gender Ward

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Hollie Lukacs on 0203 228 6239 or Hollie.Lukacs@slam.nhs.uk

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