Staff Nurse Mental Health


Mental Hlth & Learning Dis Srv ,Primary Care Services
As a Registered Nurse you are responsible for the application of the Framework of the Nursing Process to deliver high standards of client/patient nursing care for patients with a range of mental disorders, substance misuse, learning disability or co-morbidity, under the clinical supervision of the caseload holder/charge nurse/team leader, senior charge nurse or practitioner. The registered nurse has delegated responsibility for the appraisal and clinical supervision of students and clinical/healthcare support workers in provision of care and treatment within a defined clinical service, under the management and leadership of the team leader/senior charge nurse or practitioner.

The Successful Candidate must be : A Registered Nurse with valid NMC Registration able to demonstrate excellent team working skills as part of a multi-disciplinary team as well as with the ability to work using own initiative

You must have Excellent time management skills, with Effective listening, communication and interpersonal skills and a Working knowledge of basic information technology

Informal enquiries regarding the post will be welcomed by Karen Spiers, Senior Charge Nurse on 01236 712070

If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact Linsey Norton, Recruitment Administrator on 01698 377667.

Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the advert once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage.

Whilst this advertisement may be for a specific post(s) in a particular location, applicants who are shortlisted for interview may be considered for similar vacancies in alternative locations.

Applications from candidates who require a Tier 2 Certificate of sponsorship (formerly Work Permits) will only be considered if no suitable UK or EEA national is identified for this post. For further information on the UK Border Agency’s new points based System which now governs the way individuals from outside the EEA can work in the UK please visit
Employer details: NHS Lanarkshire