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Forensic Mental Health Nurse

  • Job reference: Ox.105
  • Location: Oxfordshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Adults
Job description: Service Care Solutions are looking for Registered Mental Health nurses in Oxford and the surrounding areas. We have shifts available in various Forensic Mental Health inpatient services with the positions being Band 5 with uplifted rates of pay for nights and weekends. This is an excellent opportunity for Mental Health Nurses looking for work either to supplement your current job or as an opportunity for flexible part-time/full-time employment.

Rates Negotiable.

The positions will be based within in a both Large Private and NHS hospitals in the area.You will be offering one-to-one support in contributing to the on-going treatment and recovery of patients with Mental Health problems. A majority of the patients will present with offending behaviour and have been detained under the mental health act. You may be required to move/escort patients,dispense medication, write up care plans, attend court hearings and provide personal care for some higher dependency patients. All the services you will be working in will be forensic and they will either be an locked or secure environment.


Essential:
-Recent experience working as a Healthcare Assistant in the mental health sector
-Must be able to engage with patients/clients
-Flexible
- Evidence of vaccination/immunity for TB (BCG), Hep B, MMR and Varicella (chicken pox)

Desirable:
-NHS experience (Forensic)
- Experience of working within Secure Units
- Control and restraint trained


The benefits of Service Care Solutions:
* Twice weekly payroll runs
* £250 training allowance
* Excellent pay rates
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
* Ltd and PAYE payment options available
* Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.


We have shifts available immediately so if you have the necessary skills and experience, please apply to Chris Wheeler at Service Care Solutions calling me on 01772 208 962 now or email chris.wheeler@servicecare.org.uk with your updated CV