Mental Health Staff Nurse- Psychiatric ICU
Birmingham, West Midlands, England
We are seeking a capable and dedicated Mental Health Staff Nurse to join our client's Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit team. The facility is located in a leafy and comfortable western suburb of Birmingham , between the city centre and Smethwick.
This is a full-time post; our client is open to hearing from candidates seeking to negotiate a part-time opportunity, but rigid rostering cannot be accommodated.
Our client is a major provider of independent mental health care in the UK, providing an exceptional standard of care to improve patients' health and wellbeing, and in particular developing programmes that are individually tailored to patient's needs.
The new 10 bed Adult PICU Ward will support patients in the acute phase of a severe mental illness, as well as patients with complex dual diagnoses.
The successful candidate will treat individuals with complex presentations through a person centred approach and comprehensive risk management.
Registered Mental Health Nurse with full registration with the NMC .
A minimum of two years' post-registration experience, with at least one year's PICU experience.
CAMHS experience would be an advantage.
Up-to-date knowledge of the Mental Health Act.
In addition to the salary and excellent career development opportunities, the benefits of working for this company include;
- Company pension; including optional SMART/Salary Sacrifice Pension scheme.
- Up to 25 days annual leave plus Bank holidays
- A range of additional benefits using the salary sacrifice scheme , including Childcare Vouchers and reduced tax and NI on a car/bicycle, resulting in an overall increase in your take-home pay.
- A range of high street/online vouchers and gift cards.
- Enhanced Maternity Pay inline with NHS
Medic International is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Mental Health Nursing staff. As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the complexity of the Mental Health Nurse role places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.
We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.
To browse all current Medic International Mental Health vacancies, click HERE .
- £ 27000 - 30000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 20 Nov 2016
Closes 20 Dec 2016
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