Pulse Nursing are now looking for an experienced Psychiatric Liaison Nurse to work within Cheshire and the surrounding areas. You will be offered ad-hoc shifts to fit around your availability within our growing client base. This is an exciting opportunity to work for an agency which understands the demand work and home life can entail. If you are looking for more flexibility or to maintain your current skills whilst starting a new post this can be the perfect opportunity for you.
Applicants require experience in providing:
•Comprehensive risk assessments of patients.
•Mental state examination.
•Awareness of the legislative framework of the mental health act and mental capacity act.
•Advice on medication to clients.
•Promotion of mental health to both professionals and service users.
Psychiatric Liaison Nurses are excellent communicators and have a repertoire of therapeutic intervention skills, as well as being able to demonstrate a commitment to their continuing professional development. The applicant must have a warm and friendly disposition and have very good communication and interpersonal skills. They must be a team player, be confident and motivated as well as being able to show initiative. They must be robust and resourceful and willing to work outside their comfort zone in an environment which can be demanding and stressful.
Registration with Pulse involves meeting our compliance standards, including sufficient employment references and DBS check.
In return we offer the following benefits:
- Excellent pay rates.
- Flexible hours to meet your needs.
- Access to our Ipoint website which allows you to book your own shifts and manage availability
- Daily payroll service.
- Referral scheme – earn £250 per nurse recommended to Pulse*.
- Fast-track registration.
- Free mandatory training.
- DBS reimbursement after qualifying period*.
- Friendly and dedicated consultants on hand within a close-knit mental health team.
- Our specialist Revalidation Team is on hand to support Pulse nurses and midwives, where we are their main employer, through the NMC revalidation process.
If you are interested in working for our agency and meet the above criteria please apply online and a menber of our team will be in touch.
*Terms and conditions apply.
Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.