Registered Mental Health Nurse

Location: Cedar House Hospital – Barham, Kent

Hours: 37.5 per week

Salary: £17.14 up to £17.47 depending on experience

Cedar House Hospital, part of CareTech’s Specialist Services Division, is now recruiting for an experienced Registered Mental Health Nurse to join the team. This full-time role comes with a competitive salary along with training & development opportunities.

Based in Barham, near Canterbury, Cedar House provides expert, person-centred assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for adults with a mild to moderate learning disability or autism and associated mental health or behavioural support needs.

The successful applicant for this role will be a registered Mental Health Nurse or RNLD and have a valid NMC pin. We are looking for candidates with experience within a similar role.


  • RMN or RNLD qualified
  • NMC registered

The Role:

  • Adopt a professional approach to patient/resident care at all times.
  • Be required to develop and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, visitors, carers, members of the multi-disciplinary care team and senior professional and Managerial staff
  • Conform at all times to the Policies and Procedures of the Company, with particular regard to confidentiality,financialandadministrativeresponsibilitiesandpreventionofhealthcare-associated infection (HCAI); this includes a requirement for rigorous and consistent compliancewithpoliciesforhandhygiene,useofpersonalprotectiveequipmentandsafe disposals of sharps (where deemed relevant to the role).
  • Maintain and support all quality initiatives and objectives introduced into the organisation.
  • To be familiar and comply with the service Business Continuity Plan in case of an emergency.
  • Take personal responsibility for ensuring that The Caretech Group resources are used efficiently and with minimum wastage
  • Have access to a wide range of confidential information about patients, staff and The Caretech Group which must not be divulged to any unauthorised person in any circumstances at any time in accordance with the Company’s policies and procedures in
  • Protection Regulations (GDPR).

This job description is not intended to be exhaustive and it is likely that duties may be altered from time to time in the light of changing circumstances

The company:

Coveberry, part of the CareTech family, are a leading specialist healthcare provider, with Hospitals and centres throughout England, delivering wide ranging services in Adult Mental Health and Learning Disabilities, Specialist Brain Injury, Child and Adult Mental Health Services (CAMHS) including eating disorders, and social care for children with special needs.

Salary: £17.14 up to £17.47 depending on experience

Location: Canterbury, CT4 6PW

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