Staff Nurse | East London NHS Foundation Trust
Staff Nurse Band 5
The Coborn Centre for Adolescent Mental Health
Permanent/ Full Time - 37.5 hours
We currently have opportunities for enthusiastic and innovative qualified nurse to join our team at the Coborn Centre in East London. The Coborn Centre is located in well resourced, purpose built premises at Newham University Hospital. We work with 12-18 year old young people and their families across the East London boroughs of Newham, Hackney & Tower Hamlets. The Centre which opened in 2006 comprises of 12 acute beds, 16 intensive care beds and up to 9 day patient places. The service has led the way in the design of adolescent mental health facilities nationally. We have recently been awarded an excellent by the QNIC accreditation process and also accredited as Outstanding by the CQC.
The post holder should have robust nursing skills and have a keen interest in working with young people and their families to support recovery. A typical day may include helping a young person return to school, therapeutically playing on the wii, or helping a young person though a period of extreme distress.
In order to support staff in delivering care to young people and their families there are many forms of support and development available including, supervision, reflection, teaching, and preceptorship programmes.
This advert closes on Friday 12 Jun 2020
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