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Mental Health
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Rowan ward
£22,128 - £28,746 per annum
28/09/2017 23:59
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Register Mental Health Nurse, Band 5

Band 5

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated individual to join our young and dynamic team to work in our adult acute inpatient facility, which is in the process of achieving AIMS accreditation.

You will be an RMN with outstanding communication skills. You will be a team player, able to work innovatively and be highly committed to providing holistic care with a passion to improve the patient experience for service users. You will be able to apply the philosophies of engagement and recovery in your work with service users. The role involves responsibility for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of holistic care and the promotion of issues of equality and diversity in accordance with good practice and legislation.

The successful candidates must have a specific interest in working with acute mentally ill people and a specific interest in teaching learners. You must be approachable, non-judgemental and sensitive to the issues faced by people with mental health problems.

In return we will offer the successful candidate a comprehensive induction programme, excellent on going training and career developmental opportunities. You will work with clinical supervision and a supportive team.

The NHS offers excellent holiday, pension and training, as a Foundation Trust we are a great place to build your career. You will work with a multi-disciplinary team that values team work and sharing good practice.

Accommodation:Somerset Partnership has a number of fully furnished properties throughout Somerset available initiallyFREEthen subsidised to new employees for either single or family occupancy - For more information please call 01278 432056.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jacqueline Hollingsworth or Hazel Armstrong 01935 410784

If you have problems applying, contact

01278 432023