Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £24214 - £37267
Description: A brilliant opportunity has arisen for experienced mental health nurses to work within a specialist, secure mental health CAMHS inpatient unit. This is a purpose built psychiatric hospital for young people, set in a tranquil, rural setting close to the New Forest.
As a Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse (RMN/RNLD/RSCN) you will be working with young people aged 12 to 18 who have been detained under the Mental Health Act. Your role is to provide effective nursing care to young patients suffering with mental health difficulties such as psychosis, development disorders and emotional instabilities.
This hospital has a range of state-of-the art facilities to aid interventions offered to address emotional, behavioural, mental health and forensic needs of young people. There are excellent opportunities for career progression within this trust to further develop your nursing career.
Person Specification: To succeed as a Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse (RMN/RNLD/RSCN) you must have RMN/RNLD/RSCN NMC registration. You must also have knowledge and understanding of the Mental Health Act. Experience in CAMHS is desirable.
Benefits: 27 days as well as bank holidays, which increases after five & ten years service. You can also request additional unpaid leave and special leave (which covers unforeseen situations such as compassionate or carer leave). NHS pension scheme, discounted retailers and gym memberships.