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Mental Health Nurse

  • Location:

    Dundee

  • Sector:

    Mental Health

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    Competitive + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Jamie Millar

  • Contact email:

    Scotlandrecruitment@medgen.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0131 370 9199

  • Job ref:

    168027SCO

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Duration:

    Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-29

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Mental Health Nurse

We're currently recruiting for Mental Health Nurses to fulfil a number of shifts in the Dundee area. You will be working alongside experienced Mental Health professionals and supporting them in several areas, meaning that you can bring your vital skills to the fight and play your part.

•Are you looking for a fulfilling position where your contributions have a direct impact on patients' ongoing mental health?

•Do you have a compassionate and caring nature?

•Would you like to be part of a forward-thinking and innovative team where you can develop and learn?

What's great about this role?

•Work, learn and develop within a supportive and friendly multidisciplinary team

•Full support from the wider team and the opportunity to broaden your experience

•Friendly and supportive recruitment and bookings team who are available anytime

As a Mental Health Nurse you will be involved in;

•Building therapeutic relationships and developing plan of care with patients

•Developing risk assessments to identify risks and working with the patients to reduce them

•Monitoring physical health and wellbeing and recording physical observations

•Assessing and talking to patients about their problems and discuss the best way to plan and deliver their care

•Ensuring the correct administration of medication, including injections, and monitor the results of treatment

•Responding to distressed patients in a non-threatening manner and attempt to understand the source of their discomfort

•Helping patients manage their emotions through de-escalation techniques

•Preparing and maintaining patient records and produce care plans and risk assessments

•Making sure that the legal requirements appropriate to a particular setting or group of patients are observed

•Working with patients' families and carers, to help to educate them and the patient about their mental health problems

•Providing compassionate care that is based on empathy, kindness, respect and dignity

Why work for MedGen?

Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!

Flexible working to suit your lifestyle – Take control of when you want to work

Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 0131 370 8908

Ongoing and immediate work - Start working immediately and book in work for the future

As a Mental Health Nurse you will have;

•An NMC pin

•A recent PVG Check (Medgen will support in getting an update)

•At least one year’s experience in nursing

•The right to work in the UK

•Knowledge of the Mental Health Act

•Confident, an eye for detail and happy dealing with large volumes of work

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Register today for various flexible shifts.

For more information on the roles or details on how to join MedGen, simply get in touch with Jamie Millar on 0131 370 9199 or email scotlandrecruitment@medgen.co.uk​​