Mental Health Nurse

Posted 8 November by Randstad Care
Easy Apply

If you feel you are a highly motivated and passionate Mental Health Nurse with experience in working with in a community setting and you wish to progress in your career to succeed in a new challenge this could be an excellent an opportunity you may not want to pass you by!

We are looking for a mental health nurse to begin work as soon as possible taking on a case-load of working age adults (18-65) who are experiencing mental health problems such as: anxiety, depression, psychosis. Working with these adults you will be required to use your knowledge to identify safe and appropriate treatments for the service users.

To be successful in this role you must display excellent skills in communication and use your knowledge to provide high quality care to the service users who will rely on your help. Day to day tasks in this role would include: supporting services, providing risk assessments, creating care plans and making referrals. If you feel your attributes would be suitable for this role please read more information below.

The role is to begin work as soon as possible and is due to run for a minim period of 6 weeks, with the possibility of extension. The role is full time and working hours per week are 30-37.5 Monday-Friday.

The role is for a band 5 nurse and experience with using RIO is preferred but not essential. The role is based in Newcastle.

As a Mental Health Nurse working for this client your duties will include:

*Supporting patients to work towards living independently within the community
*Providing high quality care to help prevent patient hospital admissions
*Working along side other services to help patients including, social workers, OT's and consultant psychiatrists
*Spending time with regular patients who require their medication to be administered within the clinic
*Carrying a caseload and helping with care plans for patients
*Managing psychoeducation with patients

Working as a Mental Health Nurse for Randstad has many fantastic benefits such as:

* A unique app which allows you to manage your shifts at the click of a button
* Competitive pay rates of up to £23 per hour
* Specialised in house training which counts towards NMC revalidation
* A Randstad employee app offering fabulous discounts in shops & restaurants

The minimum requirements for this role are:

- NMC registered

- Mental Health Nurse

As a potential candidate you will be registered with NMC and have a qualification as a Mental Health Nurse. If you feel you meet this criteria then we'd love to hear from you!

Randstad Care is a specialist nursing recruitment agency. Our specialist Nursing consultants work with NHS and private sector teams across England. Whether you are looking for an interim post close to home, or nationally, we are able to assist you with a dedicated point of contact to provide support and guidance.

Do you know a Nurse looking for a new role? If so, We offer a fantastic refer a friend scheme, where you could receive £300 in vouchers for every nurse you refer to us who we place, subject to Ts and Cs.

If you wish to apply for this role or would like to discuss any of the other opportunities we have then please contact Sarah on: or click Apply below.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

Reference: 39324268

Bank or payment details should never be provided when applying for a job. For information on how to stay safe in your job search, visit SAFERjobs.

Report this job