Band 6 Charge Nurse - Wiltshire | Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 19 September 2019
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: From £30,401 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 19 October 2019
Location: Devizes, SN10 5DS
Company: Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 1977850/342-WTS206-0919

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Poppy Unit a twenty bed psychiatric in patient ward based at Green Lane Hospital in Devizes, has a rare opportunity to employ a Band 6 nurse. We are looking for experienced and motivated individuals with a commitment to improving standards and embedding systems to ensure high quality holistic care delivery. We are looking for someone that can fit into an established team and think on their feet and able to make quick decisions, as well as to lead the unit and act up in the absence of the ward manager. You will be able to liase on a professional level with a range of colleagues from the intensive service, place of safety, criminal justice / street triage and bed management. Due to having two urgent transfer beds our rate of admission and discharge is very high and the successful candidate will be able to ensure that all standards / cquins are met for each person.

We have a range of services all based on the Devizes site including Intensive nursing services, Place of Safety / 136, Early interventions, CMHT, ECT and street triage.

The successful candidate will be someone who ideally has experience in the in patient setting and a range of other Mental Health settings. This person must have already completed their preceptorship and is able to demonstrate the ability for self directed professional updating.

This advert closes on Thursday 3 Oct 2019

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