RMN – Part Time – Whitley, Coventry

  • Contract
  • Part Time
  • Temporary
  • CV2, Whitley, Coventry
  • £24 - £26/hour Your pay is our priority USD / Year
  • Salary: £24 - £26/hour Your pay is our priority

Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Job Title: Registered Mental Health Nurse

Job Overview:

As a Registered Mental Health Nurse, your primary responsibility is to provide comprehensive and compassionate mental health care to individuals experiencing a range of mental health conditions. Working within a multidisciplinary team, you will assess, plan, implement, and evaluate care interventions to promote the mental well-being and recovery of patients. Your role involves collaborating with other healthcare professionals, patients, and their families to develop and implement individualized care plans.

Key Responsibilities:

Assessment and Diagnosis:

Conduct thorough mental health assessments to identify the needs and conditions of patients.

Collaborate with psychiatrists and other healthcare professionals to contribute to the diagnostic process.

Care Planning:

Develop and implement individualized care plans based on assessment findings and in collaboration with the patient and their support network.

Regularly review and update care plans to ensure they reflect the evolving needs of the patient.

Therapeutic Interventions:

Administer and monitor medication as prescribed, ensuring proper documentation and adherence to protocols.

Provide therapeutic interventions, including counseling and psychoeducation, to support patients in their recovery.

Monitoring and Evaluation:

Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of interventions and adjust care plans accordingly.

Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records, ensuring confidentiality and compliance with legal and ethical standards.

Crisis Intervention:

Respond to crisis situations promptly and effectively, implementing appropriate crisis intervention techniques.

Collaborate with emergency services and other healthcare professionals to ensure the safety and well-being of patients during crises.

Collaboration and Communication:

Work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and occupational therapists.

Communicate effectively with patients, their families, and other stakeholders to facilitate understanding and involvement in the care process.

Advocacy:

Advocate for the rights and needs of individuals with mental health conditions, ensuring that they receive appropriate care and support.

Collaborate with community resources and organizations to enhance the continuum of care for patients.

Education and Support:

Provide education and support to patients and their families regarding mental health conditions, treatment options, and coping strategies.

Participate in staff development and training activities to stay current with best practices and evidence-based approaches.

Qualifications and Requirements:

Current registration as a mental health nurse with the relevant licensing board.

Bachelor’s or master’s degree in nursing with a focus on mental health.

Strong knowledge of mental health conditions, treatments, and therapeutic techniques.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team.

Compassion, empathy, and a commitment to promoting the well-being and recovery of individuals with mental health challenges.

Adherence to ethical and legal standards in mental health care.

Salary: £24 – £26/hour Your pay is our priority

Job Type: Contract, Temporary, Part Time

Location: CV2, Whitley, Coventry

To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.