Registered Nurse RMN/RNLD - Stafford
Site or Unit :Huntercombe Hospital StaffordAddress :Ivesey Bank Wheaton Aston Stafford ST19 9QTContracted Weekly Hours : 37.625 Hours per weekThe Huntercombe Hospital Stafford is a 39 bed Tier 4 CAMHS hospital for young people aged 12 -18 years with a range of mental health disorders including eating disorders and complex needs. We provide comprehensive assessment and treatment programmes working collaboratively with patients and their families or carers. On the hospital site there is a purpose-built 12 bed psychiatric intensive care service (PICU) for patients with severe mental Illness who require very specialist and intensive treatment. The 15 bed eating disorders service is housed separately in the original Manor House. The hospital is located close to the village of Wheaton Aston, 10 miles from Stafford and just 6 miles from the M6 motorway. We employ an experienced and fully trained multidisciplinary team of staff and provide ongoing support with comprehensive training, learning and development opportunities.As a Registered Nurse you will work closely with the Centre Manager and deputise in their absence. You will be responsible for carrying out general nursing responsibilities including the overall well being of the residents and assisting with the formulation and implementation of the delivery of excellent standards of care; promoting independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care. So as a Registered Nurse what do you need to do to make this happen? Support the Deputy Nurse Manager and Registered Manager with the day to day nursing responsibilities Carry out ongoing assessments to determine individual needs and assist with the formulation of personal care plans Work Closely with the residents to promote greater independence and encourage a wide range of activities Ensure high standards of personal health hygiene.