Overview

Lakeside View is a purpose built mental health hospital for young women transitioning from adolescent to adult services. It is designed specifically for people between the ages of 18-25 years.

The hospital has 24 beds comprising of a 12 bedded unit, an 8 bedded unit and a 4 bedded unit and is versatile enough to manage complex needs in a safe and therapeutic environment, to support and promote independence.

The role:
Our Bank Nurse role involves:

  • Being a clear leader for the Nursing team and managing shifts
  • Providing high quality care with patients suffering from acquired brain injury
  • Developing therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement
  • Following all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice.
  • Contributing to patient assessments, compiling a plan of care alongside the individual, and monitoring patient progress
  • Mentoring and supporting student nurses and other members of the team
  • Promoting professional development within the team.

To be successful as Bank Nurse, you’ll need:

  • A RMN qualification
  • Experience in a supervisory role
  • The ability to assess and teach junior staff
  • A proven ability to co-ordinate care, prioritise tasks and manage Health & Safety issues
  • The drive to learn and develop
  • A commitment to patient-centred care and to values-based and evidence-based practice
  • A flexible, positive, team-orientated approach.