mental health nurse in newcastle upon tyne

09 August 2018
ashleigh mazouji, randstad care
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newcastle upon tyne, north east
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Band 5
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ashleigh mazouji, randstad care
0191 233 1381
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job description

Are you a caring, compassionate and hard-working Mental Health Nurse who is looking for a job within an organisation devoted to helping the most vulnerable in society? A charitable organisation in central Newcastle upon Tyne currently need a Mental Health Nurse to provide support and assistance to a very exposed client group, for 18.5hrs per week (2.5 days)

As a Mental Health Nurse working within the charity, you will be responsible for carrying out holistic assessments on individuals who meet the referral criteria of the service, to determine their suitability for what the service can provide.

Advantages of this Mental Health Nurse post include:
- Ability to choose your part-time working days/hours (Monday-Thursday between 8am-5pm)
- City centre location close to local transport links including buses, train and Metro services, as well as close proximity to a variety of shops and restaurants.
- Support offered 27/7 from one dedicated consultant at Randstad
- Gaining access to Randstad's new work app: allowing you to accept or decline shifts/contracts at the click of a button
- Weekly pay and an easy online timesheet process - submit via your smartphone or tablet!
- Support with NMC Revalidation requirements, including access to free, accredited training.

Responsibilities for this Mental Health Nurse role include:
- Ensuring all care is evidence-based and all interventions take into account service users' specific physical, cultural, psychological and age-related needs.
- Reporting all progress to the referring agent and keeping them informed of the client's progress with the service
- Establishing good working relationships with other local services, including CMHT's, Primary Care Mental Health teams, social services and voluntary organisations.
- Being an active member of the multi-disciplinary team and to attend pathway meetings and other work led meetings as required
You can agree your working pattern at interview stage - the team are flexible and will try and accommodate your personal circumstances.

The following criteria must be met to be eligible for this post:
- Current and valid NMC registration
- Qualification in Mental Health Nursing (diploma or degree)
- Post-qualification experience working as a Mental Health Nurse
- It is beneficial, but not essential, to have worked in a community mental health setting previously

Randstad are a long standing Nursing agency, and we have a presence across the UK with numerous NHS organisations, as well as many private sector companies. This means we can assist you in achieving you're the next steps in your nursing career. If its just ad-hoc shifts you want, a temporary contract or even a new permanent post, we are confident we can assist you in progressing your nursing career in the private, voluntary sectors or NHS.

Do you know any Nurses looking for a new post? If the answer is 'yes', then take advantage of our Refer a Friend scheme, and receive £300 of shopping vouchers for any nurse you refer that Randstad place into work (T&C's apply).

This is an excellent opportunity for a Mental Health Nurse to develop and hone their skills. To gain more information about this post or other roles we have available, please call Ashleigh on 0191 233 1381 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.


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