Mental Health Nurse Advisor, Permanent, salary, £28k £36k, Full time or part-time, Salford Quays
Our purpose is to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives and the 70,000 people we employ are at the heart of making this a reality. It requires focus and dedication - and as a global leader in healthcare we rely on a wide range of clinical skills to help us achieve our ambitions.
You will be a qualified clinician amongst a team of specialist support member service advisors who will be the clinical escalation point for the management of complex cases, clinical queries through both telephone and written formats.
You will be expected to safely manage crisis calls, complete telephone risk assessments and signpost.
You will develop a close clinical relationships with service users and will conduct training sessions with the team and the business as a whole.
RMN registered (with post qualification experience in the NHS)
NHS Band 5/6 and able to demonstrate a range of knowledge and experience working within an inpatient setting, community and have good knowledge of therapy services.
Knowledge of the treatment pathways specific to service user requirements
Good IT skills; be able to navigate around Microsoft Office and happy to spend a large amount of time computer facing
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Good organisational and leadership skills
Good training skills
Confident to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to manage change effectively
Strong telephone assessment skills
What we'll give you
We'll look after you with our contributory pension scheme, bonus scheme, private medical insurance and annual salary review and help balance your home and work life with 25 days holiday each year (pro rata for part time employees). We'll also help keep you in shape with free Bupa health screens and access to our 24 hour health line and give you regular training and coaching to support and develop you.
If you'd like to play your part in BUPA's success story, then join us today.
For further information, please call Lisa O'Connor on [... Click Apply...]or email [... Click Apply...]
Bupa’s purpose is longer, healthier, happier lives.
We do this by providing a broad range of healthcare services, support and advice to people throughout their lives.
A leading international healthcare group, we run care homes, health centres, dental centres and hospitals, offer personal and company health insurance and provide home healthcare, workplace health services, health assessments and chronic disease management services including health coaching.
With no shareholders, we can invest our profits to provide more and better healthcare. We are committed to making quality healthcare, focused on the patients needs, more affordable and accessible in the areas of wellness, chronic disease management and ageing. That’s why we have a broad range of products and services that you don’t need our health insurance to access.
We've a variety of roles, across our individual operating businesses (Bupa Home Healthcare, Bupa Health Funding, Bupa Health Clinics and Bupa Care Services). Our environment's warm and welcoming, our facilities first class and every individual is here to make a difference.
Roles are always rewarding. And you'll be rewarded too, with excellent benefits and career opportunities.