Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £15.00 gross per hour
  • Derby


Preceptorship for RMN

East Midlands

We are currently working on behalf of one of the largest Care providers in the East Midlands, to find Nursing students specialising in Mental Health to join a preceptorship scheme as a newly qualified nurse.

The scheme is aimed at giving Nurses a broad, hands on experience of the day to day life of an RMN in a variety of Mental Health settings, both open and secure. The company have a dedicated training facility and a variety of services including Forensic Locked and Low secure hospitals, Acquired Brain injury unit, EMI homes and personality disorder units.

The Company are a medium sized provider, with around 30 services, predominantly across the East Midlands, so progression between services is easily achievable. The company have a fantastic culture which doesn't rest solely on profit making, unlike a lot of the larger competitors in the market.

Responsibilities of the Role:

-Assisting in the provision of high quality care to patients with a variety of mental health conditions.

-Providing a safe therapeutic environment through the provision of 'best practice' care based on CQC and NMC guidelines.

- Assisting in the supervision and development of junior staff, Support Workers and students.

-Supporting the development of evidence based practice.

-Being responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual patient programmes of care- with a focus on risk assessment and risk management strategies, ensuring that the requirements of the Care Programme Approach are met in a timely manner.

-Reporting ill health amongst patients and making requests for RC/GP/professional visits where necessary.

-Administering prescribed medicines and documenting the same in accordance with Company procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines.

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