The role of a Mental Health Nurse
Mental health nurses provide support and nursing care to people with a range of mental health issues, you are responsible for planning their care and rehabilitation. You will work with a wider team of healthcare professionals including Doctors, Psychiatrists and Therapists to ensure a personal care plan is in place for your patients. You may work in a range of settings including hospitals, prisons, specialist units, day care centres or people's homes.
The duties of a Mental Health Nurse
- building relationships with, reassuring, listening and talking to patients
- care requirement assessments and planning
- combating stigma and helping patients and their families deal with it
- administering medication
- reviewing care plans and monitoring progress
- giving advice and arranging support for patients, relatives and carers
- liaising with doctors, social workers and other professionals
- writing and updating patient records
- encouraging patients to take part in therapeutic activities such as art and role play
Skills and experience required to be a Mental Health Nurse
- Good health and fitness
- The ability to empathise with people
- Good understanding of the theories of mental health and illness
- Excellent teamwork skills
- Verbal and written communication skills
Health Care Assistant- Weekend
£8.21 - 14 Per Hour
Are you looking for a new challenge? Are you seeking consistency and want to work only within your availability? Are you looking for just weekend work? Whatever your situation may be, we are here to help! Job Title: Health Care Assistant and or Support Worker Location: Peterborough and other surrounding Cambridgeshire areas Rate of Pay £8.21-£14.00 The Role of a Healthcare Worker: The role of Healthcare Assistant is to support our residents with their everyday needs ensuring emotional, and social needs are met. Promoting independence, choice and dignity and assisting where needed with all personal care activities such as washing, bathing, dressing and meal times. You will be part of daily recreational social activities within groups and one to one. Accurate and maintenance of record keeping is essential to ensure the correct care delivery is being delivered. Adhere to all Health and Safety Policies and Procedures Adhere to all Privacy and Confidentiality Policies and Procedures. Keep your Training current and up to date at all times. Follow, and adhere to all current Nursing/Mental Health Guidelines. The requirements of a Healthcare Worker: Previous 6 months experience of care, and support is essential. Someone who is kind, compassionate, caring in nature, who is passionate about helping, and working with people is essential. Excellent communication skills, and a strong command of the English language Is able to work on their own initiative, but also in a team environment. Current Up To Date DBS (On the Update Service - Preferred) You will be required to apply, and pay for your own Enhanced DBS prior to beginning work with us, (We can help you to complete the forms online at registration. Benefits: We Are Offering: Flexible shifts/hours are available, willing to work shift patterns that include Days, Nights, Waking/Sleep Nights, and Weekends- work as much or as little as you like. Competitive salary: £8.21-£14 per hour, and weekly pay every Friday. Competitive Annual Leave allowance All training provided online, opportunity to gain qualifications relevant to your role Very understanding, knowledgeable and supportive Senior Staff 24/7 On-call telephone line for all staff. Uniform provided. Refer a friend scheme. How to apply: If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in contact with our Peterborough team!
Registered General Nurse
£17 - 38 Per Hour
Are you looking for flexible work that you can fit around your busy life? We have full and part time positions! We work with a various clients including Mental health, Brain Injury, Learning disabilities, homes that care for children and young people and nursing homes. Job title: Registered General Nurse Location: Ipswich, Suffolk Rate of pay: £17.00 - £38.00 per hour We are looking for RGN's who can work days and/or nights paying between £17.00 to £25.00 per hour mid week and £25.00 to £38.00 per hour weekends/bank holidays. The role of a Registered General Nurse: Supervision of other staff members Monitoring and administering medication and intravenous infusions. Assessing and planning nursing care requirements. Taking patient samples, pulses, temperatures and blood pressures. Writing Daily Records Organising workloads. The requirements of a Registered General Nurse: 6 months previous experience in this role A valid DBS A kind and caring nature A valid Nurse pin number Benefits of working for Swanstaff: Flexible working - you let us know when you can work! Free car parking on registration. Easy online application forms if unable to attend in person Free Training Full support of Swanstaff office Temp Of the Month Scheme Ambassador Programme Pay enhancement at weekends Weekly Pay If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in contact with Hayley from our Ipswich team!
Registered General Nurse
Are you looking for a new challenge? Are you seeking consistency and want to work only within your availability? Check out our incredible opportunity based in Whittlesey and surrounding areas! Job Title: Registered General Nurse Location: Whittlesey and surrounding areas Rate of Pay: £19.00-£26.00 per hour The Role of a Registered General Nurse: Experienced RGNs urgently required for work in Whittlesey and other surrounding Peterborough areas. The ideal candidates will have previous experience of working within hospital wards for at least 1 year as a fully qualified nurse. You will need excellent communication skills both written and verbal, alongside a highly motivated work effect. In return for your expertise we offer flexible hours and some of the most competitive rates in the country. If you are looking for a new RGN nursing job in Whittlesey and/or other surrounding Peterborough areas and have experience in either your current nursing role or in previous nursing positions, Requirements of a Registered General Nurse: - Minimum 6 months UK experience - NMC Registration - Up to date mandatory training - UK references - Passion for delivering patient care to the highest standard - Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Permanent Salary: £19.00 to £26.00 per /hour Benefits: We Are Offering: - Flexible shifts/hours are available, willing to work shift patterns that include Days, Nights, Waking/Sleep Nights, and Weekends- work as much or as little as you like. - Weekly pay. - Competitive Annual Leave allowance. - All training provided online, opportunity to gain qualifications relevant to your role. - Very understanding, knowledgeable and supportive Senior Staff. - 24/7 On-call telephone line for all staff. - Uniform provided. - Refer a friend scheme. How to apply: If you`re interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to email@example.com and call the team on 01733 307640 for more information!
£8.75 - 10 Per Hour
Swanstaff are looking for compassionate, reliable Support Workers to work for our client based in the Hatfield area. Our client is looking for an individual who is flexible, committed and reliable to provide support to service users with complex and mental health needs. Job Title: Support worker Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire Rate of Pay: £8.75 - £10.00 per hour The Role of a Support Worker: Within this role your responsibilities will include delivering personal care, prompting medication, building a good rapport with residents, promote the highest standards of care and maintaining good communication with the office. Duties: Supporting and encouraging independence for service users. Assisting with personal care. Committed to providing high quality care to the best of your ability. Basic observations. Supporting the individuals in pursuing their hobbies and interests. Able to provide detailed care plans for the service users. Helping with day-to-day tasks. Requirements of a Support Worker: To be eligible for this role you must have 6 months experience in healthcare as a Healthcare Assistant, Support Worker, Senior Carer, Domiciliary Carer or Home Carer. DBS required. Must be flexible Must be passionate and committed Must be reliable Must have at least 6 months care experience within the last 5 years All training requirements are provided by Swanstaff. Shifts: Various Shifts Available If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send you updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and call Millie on 01992 641987 for more information! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.
£8.50 - 9.50 Per Hour
Are you a passionate, experienced and reliable Healthcare Assistant looking for a new role? Check out this exciting opportunity we have available! Job Title: Care Assistant Location: Colchester Salary: £8.50ph-£9.50ph Swanstaff are looking for experienced Healthcare workers for a temp to perm position in the Colchester area! This will be working between 35 - 42 hours per week. Working with elderly clients. The client are looking for day staff to join their team. You will be working 13 weeks via the agency and go permanently with the home after. But why join our team? We couldn't achieve what we do without our amazing teams. We believe in our people and want to ensure you feel appreciated and supported at every step of your journey with us. For this reason, we offer an excellent range of benefits as listed below. Competitive pay rates FREE training 24 hour support Flexible hours Refer a Friend Scheme-get up to £200 for referring a carer or nurse to us The skills you'll need If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Charlotte from our Colchester office! To Apply If you would like a meaningful career, making a positive impact on the lives of those who require care and support, then please apply now! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.