Application are invited from suitably qualified candidates, Male and Female for admission into the POST BASIC COURSE in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, For the Year 2016/2017. The Course leads to the award of REGISTERED PSYCHIATRIC NURSE CERTIFICATE(RPN).
(i) WASC/GCE O/L with at least five(5)Credits in NOT MORE THAN TWO(2) SITTINGS. OR
Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) or National Examination Council Certificates (NECO) with at least five(5) credits in NOT MORE THAN TWO (2) SITTINGS
The Credits must include ENGLISH LANGUAGE, MATHEMATICS, CHEMISTRY, BIOLOGY AND PHYSICS.
(ii) Prospective Candidates must POSSESS RN Certificate of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria. Candidates should have at least ONE YEAR post Qualification experience with a current Practicing Licence. Other Nursing Qualification will be an added advantage.
DURATION OF COURSE: The Duration of the Course is eighteen (18)months.
METHOD OF APPLICATION:
Application are to be made in Candidates own handwritings, Stating both their Educational and Professional Qualifications and Should be accompanied with Photostat copies of Credentials, Two (2) recent Passport Photographs, two (2) self-stamped addressed envelopes and evidence of payments of a non-refundable application fee of Ten thousand Naira (10,000.00)only which can be paid at the Hospital revenue unit or into the Hospitals Treasury Single Account (TSA) with Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
ACCOUNT NAME: FEDERAL PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL BENIN CITY
ACCOUNT NO: 0040201161012
AND APPLICAITON FORWARDED TO:
SCHOOL OF PSYCHIATRIC NURSING
FEDERAL NEURO-PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL
P.M.B. 1108, BENIN CITY.
FORTY TWO (42) days from the date of this publication
shortlisted candidates will appear for an examination and interview on a date to be communicated to theme later.
Mr. S.O. Okolo