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Registered Mental Health Nurse

Job Type
Full Time
12 Jul 2021
Full Time Qualified Registered Mental Health Nurse - Rainham, Essex.

£34,476 per annum + benefits (pro rata)

Shifts: 8am - 5pm, 5 days a week (subject to change)

Avenues Group are looking for a full-time qualified Registered Mental Health Nurse to join the team at Glebe House to support adults with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism, epilepsy, diabetes, bipolar disorder, OCD, and behaviours that challenge in a residential environment. Some service users also require support with a suprapubic catheter.

We are only able to accept qualified Registered Mental Health Nurses for this post.

The nursing needs of the people living at Glebe House are defined as;

Monitoring service users' mental wellbeing and instigating the appropriate action to ensure that mental wellbeing is maintained.
Ensuring that the service users receive their depot injections.Tasks associated with the nursing needs are;

Ordering medication.
Chasing up on any medication associated queries.
Checking received medication for accuracy.
Administering medication.
Carrying out weekly medication audits.
Carrying out along with the Service Manager and Assistant Service Manager Staff medication assessments.
Administering depot injections as per the MARS records.
Maintaining daily records on the mental wellbeing of people supported including the recording of any action taken.
Writing up CPA reports.
Attending CPA meetings and feeding back relevant issues to the team.
Attending relevant appointments with people supported in agreement with the shift leader.
Updating support plans and risk assessments with particular relevance to plans relating to mental wellbeing.Nurses will still be required to undertake all other tasks as previously required including the daily support needs of people supported, being part of a key worker team, various banking tasks and working with the shift leader to ensure that the daily support happens as required.

As this role requires providing personal care it will usually be necessary for applicants to have had or agree to have the Covid-19 vaccine.

As well as sharing our values of Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Pride, to join Avenues as a Support Worker you will need to be:

Reliable - the person you support, their family and your team will quickly learn that they can count on you.
Creative - you see alternative ways of getting things done effectively.
Determined - you don't give up when things get difficult.We offer (T&C's apply):

£34,476 per annum + benefits (pro rata)
Paid enhanced DBS
E-learning/Classroom training/Diplomas
Regular one to one supervision
Refer a friend bonus scheme - earn up to £350
Increasing annual leave with length of service
Flexible working - Happy to talk flexible!
Occupational sick pay
Maternity/paternity pay
Employee Assistance ProgrammeThis role may close earlier than stated due to interviews taking place on an ad-hoc basis.

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  • Job Reference: 327083539-2
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2021
  • Employer: Avenues Group
    Avenues Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £34,476
  • Sector: Mental Health, Nursing, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time