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International Nursing - Psychiatric/ Mental Health
NHS AfC: Band 5
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
251-INT-Mental Health-A
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Hampshire Hospital
£24,907 - £30,615 pa
Salary period
07/11/2021 23:59

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International Mental Health / Psychiatric Nurse

NHS AfC: Band 5

Job overview

Are you an International Mental Health / Psychiatric Nurse looking to join the NHS and be part of something special? Have you passed IELTS/OET, completed the Mental Health Nurse CBT, and have NMC permission to sit the OSCE Exam?

Main duties of the job

Within your application clearly list your Mental Health experience and at what stage you are within your NMC application.

You will initially join within an HCA capacity (working towards a Band 5 Registered Nurse) will be provided with the necessary training and support to prepare and successfully complete your OSCE, this includes:

  •  OSCE training programme to help you successfully pass your OSCE
  • Transport & accommodation to the relevant OSCE centre
  • One funded attempt to pass your OSCE (subsequent attempts would be funded by yourself)

Upon successful completion of your OSCE and registration with the NMC you will then join the Mental Health Nurse workforce.

Working for our organisation

We are now recruiting on behalf of our neighbouring Trust offering an excellent relocation package. We will only consider applications from candidates with a Mental Health/ Psychiatry registration; this is a requirement of the role.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Please  see the information outlined above or contact for more information.

Person specification

Training & Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • Current registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Council

Experience & Knowledge

Essential criteria
  • Completed clinical placements in a variety of areas
  • Evidence of Continued Professional Development (CPD) clearly recorded for professional profile

Skills & Ability

Essential criteria
  • Ability to demonstrate the required behaviour in keeping with the Trust values
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Nicola Lappin
Job title
International Recruitment Officer
Email address