A leading provider of mental health services in London is looking to appoint an experienced Senior Staff Nurse for their Eating Disorders unit. A career here offers the opportunity to develop your knowledge, skills and life experiences in a fulfilling and compassionate environment. Working in a leading mental health hospital means working amongst innovative, forward thinking and committed professionals in a multi-disciplinary team.
Registered Mental Health Nurse for the Eating Disorders Unit
Good Microsoft Office and general computer skills
Excellent communication skills
Attention to detail
Friendly, approachable and supportive
Knowledge of the Mental Health and Mental Capacity Acts
Ensure that care-plans are comprehensive, and are understandable by the patient.
Meet with the key-patient at least once a week to establish a therapeutic rapport, and to do one-to-one work with supervision.
Ensure that decisions from ward rounds are acted upon and, if necessary, incorporated into the care-plan.
Ensure that nursing staff undertake outcome measures as appropriate tools; in particular, (HONOS) both on admission and discharge.
Take charge of a ward in the absence of a charge nurse, ensuring that the ward is run effectively.
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