We are looking for dynamic individuals who are prepared to work within a multidisciplinary setting and a flexible shift pattern. If you are looking for a new and challenging position within the field of mental health then you could be just the person we are looking for.
Please note: we pay excellent rates of pay for all our bank RMN staff - we pay more for experience.
Please note John Munroe Hospital in based in Rudyard (which is a rural location) - therefore there are no direct bus routes. If you can get a bus to Leek, Staffordshire, we (the JMG) will look at paying for a taxi to get you from Leek to Rudyard. Please ask Human Resources for more details on this service.
The John Munroe Hospital Group has 71 beds, split over 6 units and is situated in the Staffordshire Moorlands. The Group provides care for patients with severe and enduring mental illness, who may also be detained under section 3 of the 1983 Mental Health Act.
You will need to be enthusiastic and well motivated to join our friendly team. You will have excellent communication skills, and enjoy working with patients who may present with challenging behaviours and enduring mental health problems.
You will also have good people management skills as you will be required to manage a team of clinical support workers to ensure quality care is delivered and will be able to deal with situations that may arise effectively.
We are dedicated to providing a patient centred approach to care including individual care planning and effective management plans through evidence based practice. You will be pivotal in facilitating the team to work effectively in order to help each individual patient achieve their full potential.
Please note that this can be a physically demanding role due to the nature of the patient group and the fact that you will be trained in the Management of Actual and Potential Aggression (MAPA) method of de-escilation and physical restraint - so please take this into consideration before applying
A highly professional and motivated team
Excellent Rates of Pay
Travel Pay - claim 20 pence per mile to and from work.
DBS refundable after 6 months
Ongoing training opportunities and continuous professional development
Supervision and Appraisal Systems
The prospective applicant should have a valid NMC registration number and any appointment will be subject to an enhanced CRB (refundable after 6 months) and two references.