Location Ipswich, Suffolk
Job type Temporary
Salary £18 - £29 per hour
Reference 16971_1569590573
Date posted September 27, 2019
Duration 3 months
We are looking for a Band 5 Registered Mental Health Nurse to fill a full-time, shift based role in Ipswich. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of acute mental health practices within the NHS.

Working within this NHS inpatient acute mental health ward, your role will be to act as a primary nurse for a defined set of patients. You will have experience in administration of medication, admission, discharge and ongoing CPA paperwork. You will provide assessment and treatment for a wide range of mental health issues with the aim of returning patients to their optimum level of functioning.

The ward operates 24 hours a day, and shift patterns include 06:30-14:30, 13:15-21:15 and 20:30-07:00. You will be working on a rota basis, with shifts to suit.

The team are ideally looking for full time nurses, but part time may also be considered for the right candidate.

The pay rate for this locum Band 5 Registered Mental Health Nurse role is up to £29 per hour (Umbrella), depending on the shift worked, and is a 3-month contract due to start as soon as possible.

Requirements of the Band 5 RMN role:
- You must be a Registered Mental Health Nurse with the NMC
- You must have previous experience working with learning disabilities and also on a ward setting
- Previous NHS experience is desirable
- You must have personal safety training or be willing to complete this one day course prior to starting
with the team.

If you are interested in this Band 5 Registered Mental Health Nurse role, please apply by clicking the apply button. Or if you would like more details about this role, contact the Nursing team today, we always have time to take your call.

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