A Vacancy at Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.
What’s special about this opportunity?
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust can provide you with a dynamic, people-centred environment, where you will be empowered to support patients with complex conditions, adopting a personalised approach to patient care that maximises independence, choice and control, following our philosophy of enabling people to reach and maintain their optimum level of health and wellbeing.
We value our employees and put people first. As a Global Digital Exemplar, we will provide you with an excellent working environment that has just been recognised as having an Outstanding’ rating overall.
Being an Outstanding’, well-led, organisation, and having an Outstanding’ Older Adults Community Mental Health Team in our latest CQC inspection, which found that : There was a clear vision, underpinned by a set of values that were well understood by staff across the trust.’
Working in a passionate team, you will have access to our Trust-wide Learning and Development programme and be supported in your career and personal growth, with opportunities to help you build your Continuing Professional Development portfolio, enabling you to extend your skills and ensure that you excel.
We are pioneers in compassionate leadership and Quality Improvement, which is about creating a culture where everyone has a voice and where service users and staff collaborate to have a direct impact on the things that matter most.
About you :
We are looking to recruit a qualified Community Psychiatric Nurse within the Older Adults Mental Health Team (Home Treatment).
The successful applicant will work with the clinical team and take responsibility for the assessment and implementation of intensive care and treatment in the home of people with mental health needs, as well as people with dementia.
The applicant will ensure the correct application of Mental Health Clinical Risk policies and procedures.
The successful applicant must have specialist knowledge of the care of older people with mental health problems and mental health crises.
You will be required to travel within the community for the performance of your duties.
The service operates 7 days per week, so flexibility with regard to unsocial hours / shift patterns will be required.
We are a friendly, dynamic and supportive team. You will be actively encouraged to develop professionally in your role within the team, and have regular access to supervision and peer support in your role.
If you share our passion for people and the dedication to excel, we’d love to hear from you.
We are happy to answer any questions that you may have. Please don’t hesitate to