RMN Band 6, Community Mental Health Nurse/Care Coordinator in Tower Hamlets at Diaverum

Date Posted: 10/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tower Hamlets
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/19/2019

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen to be part of a countywide multi-professional Early Intervention in Psychosis (EIP) Service. We provide a high-quality service to the population of Newham and Tower hamlets. We are committed to delivering the best care for our patients. The successful candidate will share this commitment and demonstrate our Trust values. We want to ensure you have the opportunity to grow and progress within ELFT, so take the first step on this journey by joining us now.

The post holder will provide high-quality nursing care to patients in a range of community settings as part of the multidisciplinary team. Work as an autonomous practitioner to provide nursing care to patients in their own home. The post holder will be responsible for the planning, implementation, and evaluation of individualised nursing care in a range of settings. The post holder will provide health education to enable patients to self-manage, and achieve optimum independence following deterioration or a period of ill health.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Continually delivering and maintaining high standards for a defined caseload as agreed with Line Manager
  • Leadership, supervision and support to junior staff  ensuring national targets and standards are achieved
  • Building trust and developing relationships to ensure service user involvement
  • Demonstrating a professional manner in all work carried out
  • Maintaining accurate and timely records
  • Ensuring equality and diversity values underpin the day-to-day working of the practice area.
  • Continuous professional development
  • The post holder may take responsibility in the absence of the Community Nursing Sister for the team and caseload.

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