Staff Nurse RMN / RNLD - Low Secure Hospital

Recruiter
Appoint Group
Location
Market Drayton
Salary
£35,000 per annum
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Appoint Group Vacancy

Job Title: Staff Nurse ( RMN / RNLD )

Service Type: Low Secure Hospital - Mental Health and Learning Disabilities

Location: Market Drayton, Staffordshire

Salary: £15.15 per hour ( £35,000 - £36,500 per annum )

Hours: Full-time, permanent position

** £1,000 Welcome Bonus** - Paid upon successful 3 months' probation period

Further Details : A very exciting and rewarding opportunity has arisen for an experienced nurse (RMN or RNLD) to join a Low Secure Hospital in Market Drayton, Staffordshire. This low secure hospital offers specialist assessment and treatment for adults with learning, developmental disabilities, behavioural problems, challenging behaviour or autistic spectrum disorders. Service users may have a forensic background and all of them are detained under the Mental Health Act. All individuals have tailored care plans. The hospital prides themselves in maintaining strong relationships with commissioners and provide high standard of patient care in a safe and supportive environment. The Hospital is located within a comfortable commute from Stoke on Trent and has good links to train stations in both Staffordshire and Cheshire.

Person Specification / Job Description: In your role as a Staff Nurse you have the responsibility for supporting the Senior Staff Nurse/Team Leader in leading your shift to ensure we deliver excellent standards of care; promoting independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care. This exciting and dynamic role will place you at the heart of a clinical team, working closely with patients and other healthcare professionals to deliver the best care and rehabilitation for patients. It would be strongly advantageous to have experience with people with learning disabilities and/or mental health needs. You will need to be RMN or RNLD trained and you must hold a valid PIN.

Employee Benefits:

- A 'Welcome Bonus' of at least £1000.00

- A thorough induction programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working

- Clear pay structure, with competitive rates

- Generous annual leave entitlement

- Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay

- The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions

- Maternity leave at 3 months full pay and 3 months half pay, (up to a maximum salary of £50k)

- 2 weeks paid paternity leave

- Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit

- A fantastic preceptorship programme

- Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary

- A range of staff discounts

- Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

- Support for revalidation

- Support for BSc and MSc

- Professional support through Nurses forum

- Access to Myfamilycare services which provides support and information at critical life events including access to experts and emergency care services

- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

The hospital is committed to the development and well-being of all staff and provides regular supervision, on-going training and access to company-wide career opportunities. Further to this is the opportunity to work within a leading brand of independent mental health care providers, and to work in a friendly environment

For an informal discussion or to apply, please contact Erin Banner on: or email your CV to

Applications will be held in the strictest confidence.