Mental Health Nursing

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What is means to be a Mental Health Nurse?

Mental health nurses support patients with mental ill health both in a hospital setting and in the community. They aim to build good relationships with service users and their families throughout the therapy process, and work with patients in all age ranges.

Eligibility for Interview

To be eligible for interview, as a Mental Health Nurse you MUST have worked as a Psychiatric Nurse for at least 6 months within the last 3 years. In order to be considered for interview, you will need to have a CV with detailed experience, employment history, training and qualifications.

You will also need to have passed the English test (if applicable). If you have not passed, don’t worry as we will support you with this!

Skills needed for this speciality:

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Compassion
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Understanding
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Patience
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Resilience

Extra information for Mental Health Nursing candidates

Please find more information about Mental Health Nursing in the UK with the following videos:

Approach and adaptability:

Challenging Patients:

Challenges and coping mechanisms:

Get in touch

    Please attach your CV and Passport registration:

    If you also have any of the following please attach:
    - English test
    - CBT (for NMC candidates)
    - OET score or Academic IELTs score
    - HCPC registration (for AHPs)
    - GPhC registration (for pharmacists)
    Please note these are not a requirement to apply