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BANK Mental Health Nurse/Learning Disability Nurse for ECT

Band 5

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BANK Mental Health Nurse/Learning Disabilities
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Bank: Temporary
Hours
  • Flexible working
  • Other
Zero
Job ref
367-BANK-Nurse-ECT-Herts
Site
Kingsley Green Site, Herts, WD7 9HQ
Town
Hertfordshire
Salary
£25,655 p.a pro rata
Closing
22/09/2021 23:59

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire, which you can find below. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form. 

http://hpft.recruitforvalues.com/

We currently have opportunities to join the Nursing Bank within Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT). In particular we are looking for temporary RN staff to work for our ECT Team

If you are interested in working within our acute mental health services, mental health services for older people or learning disability & forensic services in a temporary capacity we would like to hear from you.

JOB SUMMARY

The post holder will support and work in close collaboration with the ECT Lead Nurse in the management of the Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) suite and the co-ordination and delivery of the ECT service, ensuring it meets accepted quality and safety standards in accordance with national and local guidelines. This will include working with all disciplines involved with ECT across the Trust and with external organisations.

Band 5 Staff Advert

The ECT Kingfisher court is a Trust wide accredited service, which is based in Radlett. The establishment consists of dedicated Psychiatrists, ECT Nurses Lead, Band 5 Nurses and a team of dedicated Anaesthetists and ODP’s. The service is opened Monday to Friday between hours 8am to - 4pm. There are 2 sites for treatment - Kingfisher court and Watford General Hospital.  ECT treatment days are on Tuesdays and Fridays at Kingfisher court, which is a remote site unit and Monday and Thursday at Watford General hospital. We are looking for band 5 Nurses to work during clinic hours 08.00 – 13.30. Interested nurses will be offered the ECT nurse foundation and recovery training. The ECT  practice provides knowledge, skills and  experience in ECT as a treatment and also physical health monitoring.

Kindly contact ECT Nurse Lead Rita Mothalall on 01923 633766 or Modern matron Lucy Preece on 07788902392, for any further information or queries.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

hpft.bank.bureau@nhs.net