The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.
gap healthcare are looking for Enthusiastic and Empathetic Registered Mental Health Nurses and RGN's to work in Nursing homes in Southend and the surrounding areas, This role is subject to candidates having the following:
You are a RGN or RMN and have proof of this. -
A Registered DBS -
In Date Certificates -
Proof of right to work within the U.K. -
NMC pin number -
Own car desirable
Your job role will include: -
Caring for patients experiencing acute mental distress, who have an enduring mental illness, shifts -
assessing and talking to patients about their problems and discussing the best way to plan and deliver their care; -
building relationships with patients to encourage trust, while listening to and interpreting their needs and concerns; -
ensuring the correct administration of medication, including injections, and monitoring the results of treatment; -
responding to distressed patients in a non-threatening manner and attempting to understand the source of distress; -
applying de-escalation' techniques to help people manage their emotions and behaviour; -
preparing and participating in group and/or one-to-one therapy sessions, both individually and with other health professionals; -
providing evidence-based individual therapy, such as cognitive behaviour therapy for depression and anxiety; -
encouraging patients to take part in art, drama or occupational therapy where appropriate; -
organising social events aimed at developing patients' social skills and helping to reduce feelings of isolation; -
preparing and maintaining patient records; -
producing care plans and risk assessments for individual patients; -
ensuring that the legal requirements appropriate to a particular setting or group of patients are observed; -
working with patients' families and carers, helping to educate them and the patient about their mental health problems; -
promoting a recovery' based approach to care.
At gap we can offer an excellent rate of pay as advertised as well as full time hours or block bookings.
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Please contact us on 01702 987 908 or forward your CV.
Due to the high volume of applications for each of our roles, if you do not receive a response within 14 days then please consider your application as unsuccessful, however we may keep your details on file and contact you with regard to any other suitable roles.
This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd TA gap personnel, Quattro Healthcare Ltd TA gap healthcare & Quattro Recruitment Ltd TA gap professional) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.