Registered Mental Health Nurse – RGN
Mental health nurses are responsible for planning and providing support, medical and nursing care to people in hospitals, at home, or in other settings who are suffering from mental illness.
TYPICAL DUTIES OF THE JOB INCLUDE
TYPICAL EMPLOYERS OF MENTAL HEALTH NURSES
QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING REQUIRED
To qualify as a mental health nurse, you must successfully complete a three to a four-year degree course. Graduates with a degree in a relevant subject such as life, health, biological or social sciences can qualify via a shortened two-year postgraduate diploma course.