Locum Band 7 CPN - Older Peoples Acute Mental Health Service

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Locum Band 7 CPN - Older Peoples Acute Mental Health Service

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    Lauren Donnellan

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    01322 478051

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    23 days ago

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Our clients in Surrey are urgently seeking to recruit a
Locum Band 7 Mental Health Nurses to join their Older Peoples Acute Mental Health Service.
Hours: 37.5hrs. Long Day Shifts
Job Description
The post holder will be working within a multi-disciplinary team, assessing vulnerable and sometimes physically frail people with acute mental health needs; implementing programmes of treatment and care to improve or stabilise their presenting health needs and wellbeing; promoting independence as well as supporting their families and carers.
Purpose and Overview
  • To deliver high standards of safe care in the day to day running and coordination of the ward, working in collaboration with dedicated multi-disciplinary staffs, relevant partners and person’s accessing the service, their carers/families as appropriate.
  • To provide effective support to colleagues both junior and in senior leadership positions
​Being a staff nurse with evidence of professional development and clinical knowledge as well as having supervisory, training and leadership responsibilities where appropriate. Act as a role model for colleagues and others in relation to professional and personal conduct and practice, ensuring all policies and procedures relevant to the role are implemented and complied with.
​Working with the Ward Manager/Deputy Ward Manager undertaking delegated tasks in team management, taking initiative and being creative in finding solutions to problems. In the absence of the Ward Manager/Deputy Ward Manager the post holder will be responsible for delegating duties to other members of the team and taking a lead on the day to day running of the ward, undertaking management responsibilities as requested.
​​If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and would like to find out more, please call Lauren - 07552277905 (New Registrants) or Georgia 07552277896 (Existing Registrants) or alternatively please email Recruitment@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk.
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