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Mental Health Nurse

Location:      Shaftesbury
Job type:      Permanent OR Contractual
Salary:          £40K plus benefits

Company:     Health and Social Care Services (HASCs)

Mental Health Nurse

£40K + benefits or £30-50/hour

Health and Social Care Services Limited ( is a fully nurse owned and led complex homecare provider. Working with adults and children in their own homes – we provide high quality care for clients with a wide range of conditions. We take pride in our care provision and take care of our staff


We are looking for a team of caring, committed and passionate Registered Mental Health Nurses to work alongside our HCAs to support our young gentleman in Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 on a 24/7 care provision.

Our 19 year old gentleman is diagnosed with Autistic Spectrum Condition who has needed a specialist educational support, including SALT (Speech and Language Therapy) and OT (Occupational Therapy) and has sensory needs. Our client has had to cope with significant life changing events where his functioning and skills have deteriorated.


The role will include medication administration, facilitating independence, monitoring his mood, identifying his triggers, understanding his routine, facilitating multi-sensory activities.


Shift Patterns:

  • Day shifts: 09:00 – 21:00 (double up shifts)

  • Night shifts: 20:00 – 08:00 (double up shifts)

We offer:


Market leading rates of pay:

£30.00/hour – week days

£32.00/hour - week nights and Saturdays

£34.00/hour on a Sunday.

£50.00 per hour on Bank Holidays.


  • 28 days paid annual leave (prorate, inclusive of Bank holidays)

  • Pension scheme after qualifying period.

  • Full training for the role

  • Nurse line manager to provide ongoing support.

  • Opportunities for Career progression

And we look for:

  • Reliability and commitment.

  • Dedication and flexibility

  • Excellent communication skills including verbal and written.

  • Proof of your right to live and work in the UK.


This application is subject to a telephone interview.


This position subject to an enhanced criminal record check (DBS) and referencing.


  • 12 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Night shift


  • Autism Spectrum Condition: 1 year (preferred)


  • NMC (required)

For more information, contact HASCS on 02380177946.

  • website:

  • Office Location: 16 Eaton Court Road, Colmworth Business Park St Neots, Cambridgeshire PE19 8ER 

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