Nurse - ward hospital based Mental Health - London

16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Job DescriptionJob title Staff Nurse, Hospital ward based Hours: Full time 42 hours a weekSalary: £32,000Location: London SW15Main PurposeTo undertake and manage direct patient care, having participated fully in the assessment, planningand evaluation of care needs. Undertake the delivery of care, including individual and groupsessions, to agreed quality standards as prescribed by internal procedures and health legislation.Key AccountabilitiesQualityAdopt a systemic, individual approach to all patient care plans and communicate theoutcomes to the clinical team both verbally and in writing, ensuring all CPA and riskassessment documentation is kept up to date.Ensure effective communication of any concerns relating to patient care.Deputise in the absence of the Ward Manager and their Deputy to manage the staffing andclinical needs of the ward as required.Support and supervise new or junior staff.Assist and support regional management in developing and implementing new services.Manage the assessment, implementation and evaluation of individual patient care plans whilepromoting a professional working environment to ensure a high standard of patient care.?Knowledge & SkillsFirst level registration.InformaticsShared responsibility for the confidentiality, security and accuracy of patient records, data and information. Ensuring good quality patient documentation, which meets the Regulatoryguidelines and statutory requirements.Working environmentThe problems faced by patients may present difficult and challenging situations, which mayheighten the physical, sensory and emotional demands of the role.For further information on this position, please apply online or phone Jenni, 0208 254 7514, quoting J1980 as a reference.