Clinical Nurse Specialist

Clinical Nurse Specialist

Elysium Healthcare | Potters Bar, ENG, EN6 2SE, GB

Posted 8 days ago

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Are you a Registered Nurse RMN with experience of working within a CAMHS Mental Health clinic looking for a new opportunity to work in an organisation that will help to develop you to achieve your goals to become the best you can be? If so, you're in luck! Join our team in Potters Bar
As an experienced Nurse from the NHS or private care, you'll lead the complex care team at Potters Bar Clinic as a CAMHS Clinical Nurse Specialist and change lives for the better. You will support and guide Registered Nurses to develop their clinical skills.
With at least five years experience as a Registered Mental Health Nurse, you'll know one or two things about delivering exception care. You'll be able to utilise your skills as you will manage a case load of young people with mental health needs. Providing a range of specialist clinical interventions to support their treatment plans.
Your career within Elysium will be enjoyable and rewarding as you develop specialist skills and make a real difference for some of the most vulnerable people in society.
It’s a career that you can take pride in and enjoy. It’s what delivering great healthcare should feel like.
What you will have
Registered Nurse RMN with current NMC registration, post preceptorship at least 5 years.
Evidence of CPD in the area of clinical specialism – in Advance Nursing Practice or Complex mental Health
Degree level qualification with a clear intention of advancing practitioner level post graduate qualification
Evidence of working within CAMHS and acute mental health services
What you will be doing
The role of the Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is a senior clinical role within the hospital. The expectation of the role is to work as a clinical expert, taking clinical accountability for the provision safe, effective and efficient care for patients in our CAMHS mental health service users
The CNS will be accountable for ensuring the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of person centred care, without direct supervision from senior clinical staff, in line with statutory regulations and current legislation and meeting quality standards.
The CNS role will work closely with the Responsible Clinician and the MDT providing a high standard of clinical care to young people on the ward.
To undertake mentoring and supervision of clinical and clinical support staff without direct supervision, leading the unit clinically on a day to day basis in conjunction with the MDT and Service Lead.
To be responsible for providing education, up skilling and best practice learning in all aspects of nursing care, relative to Complex mental health according to NICE, the code of the NMC and evidence based practice. The CNS role will be a key lead for practice education and facilitation across the hospital.
Actively engage/collaborate with the multidisciplinary team to ensure that patients are fully engaged with their treatment plans, devise cohesive care and treatment plans and ensure that risks safely are managed in a least restrictive manner.
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Where you will be working
Location: 190 Barnet Road, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, EN6 2SE
Join the team at Potters Bar Clinic providing care for young people and adults with acute mental health needs and personality disorders in an established 24-hour care environment.
The CAMHS Tier 4 Low Secure services are for young people aged 13–18. Potters Bar Clinic is located in a residential area, only one minute drive from the M25 and a short bus ride from Potters Bar Train Station – with a bus stop right outside, making it an easy commute for most.
What you will get
Salary of up to £50,000 depending on experience
Welcome Bonus £3,000 per annum
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
Lunches are Provided
Well-being support and activities
Career development and training
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity Package
There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.