Registered Mental Health Nurse

  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Nursing & Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Heidi Waring

  • Contact email:

    healthbookings@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    MA/ HMP / PR_1559815023

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-06

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

We are actively recruiting a Registered Mental Health Nurse for a 3 month contract with possibility of extension to work in Preston

This is a role that is not for the 'faint-hearted' - essentially you will be working with prisoners who may have significant mental health problems or who may have expressed a wish to take their own lives.

The job will include:

Dealing with case LoadsCompleting Care PlansCompleteing Risk AssessmentsAssessing the prisoners for observations

You must be able to provide evidence of the following vaccinations;

  • Tuberculosis
  • Hepatitis B

The following additional training will be provided by the branch for successful applicants:

  • Moving & handling
  • Basic Life Support
  • Positive Management of Violence & Aggression

All offers are subject to a minimum of 3 years references and a clear. enhanced DBS check. We will also ask you sign a declaration prior to starting work with regards your close family members who may have served a custodial sentence.

Must be alert

Shifts are Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm Weekends may vary.

Uniform and ID will be provided. Prison Clearance will be required

Meridian Business Support Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.