Our clients in Barnet, Enfield and Haringey are urgently seeking a Band 5 or Band 6 Registered Mental Health Nurse to join their Older Adult Inpatient Unit.
Hours: 37.5 hours per week made up with a mixture of shifts.
To assess, plan, implement and evaluate client care supported through a robust preceptorship or personal and professional development programme linked to the Trust’s implementation of the Knowledge and Skills
To co-ordinate the individual’s assessment and subsequent care plan as agreed with the multi-disciplinary team.
The post holder will adhere to Trust policies, Data Protection and Health and Safety.
Experience of working within a Mental Health Setting.
Ability to participate in effective teamwork.
Able to demonstrate an understanding of the personal and clinical needs of individual service users, their relatives and carers.
Ability to negotiate and influence.
Ability to effectively run the ward as and when necessary.
Able to participate in effective teamwork.
To make balanced judgements and decisions.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to communicate effectively with staff at all levels.
Ability to work under pressure yet remain calm.
Able to develop effective relationships with external agencies.
Ability to act as an advocate as and when necessary
To have a flexible and creative approach to problem solving