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Registered Mental Health Nurse. Job in London Care Jobs

Job Type
Full Time
2 May 2022
Avenues is a community where people smile, laugh, grow and achieve great things, we know that well-supported people support people well, which makes them want to do their very best for the people we support, and achieve our vision.

Qualified Registered Mental Health Nurse - Rainham, Essex.
Up to £34,476 per annum + benefits (pro rata) - depending on experience
Shifts: 8am - 5pm, 5 out of 7 days per week & alternate weekends (subject to any changes)We are looking for a full time qualified Registered Mental Health Nurse to join our 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.

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

Monitoring people's 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.You will still be required to undertake other tasks 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 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.Benefits you can expect!

Early Pay - ability to access your earnings more frequently if you wish.
Paid enhanced DBS.
Flexible working.
Up to 28 days paid annual leave (pro rata).
Access to high quality training that supports your career development.
Contributory pension scheme with life assurance.
Shopping discounts via Blue Light Card and The Bene£its website.
Recommend a friend - earn up to £500.
Free and confidential 24/7 access to the health portal and employee assistance programme.**T&Cs apply ***

This role may close earlier than stated due to interviews taking place on an ad-hoc basis.

As part of our commitment to the "Disability Confident Scheme", candidates who declare a disability, and meet the key criteria for this role, will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at interview stage
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  • Job Reference: 580983808-2
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2022
  • Employer: Avenues Group
    Avenues Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £34,476
  • Bonus/Benefits: depending on experience
  • Sector: Mental Health, Nursing, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time