Staff Nurse - Low Secure Psychiatric Hospital
Location: Hemel Hempstead
Salary: £23,000 - £29,000 per annum enhancements for unsocial hours (i.e. time and a 1/3 or nights, weekends and overtime and 50% for bank holidays
Hours: Full Time, 37.5 hours per week
Further Details: A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a substantially motivated and skilled newly qualified or experienced RMN to work for one of the UK's largest independent providers of mental health and social care pathways. The hospital offers the highest standards of care for men and women in a low secure environment.
Location of the Hospital: The hospital is located on the outskirts of Hemel Hempstead from areas such as Luton, St Albans, Stevenage, Watford and Aylesbury and is about 1 and a half hour train ride from central London.
Person Specification: We are looking for a RMN's or dual trained nurses. Successful applicants will work as members of a full multi-disciplinary team and will possess excellent clinical, team and communication skills together with vision and enthusiasm to develop the hospital's service model. You will be responsible for the care of adults with a primary diagnosis of mental illness including associated physical and genetic disorders such as Huntington 's disease. You will need to have the ability to think on your feet, multitask to a high standard and show exemplary role modelling and leadership skills. Previous forensic secure and/or acute experience is preferable; although applicants should have at least 6 months' experience as a staff nurse preferably working in one of these settings. Preceptor ship Nurses will be considered if evidence of good experience with this service user group evident.
Employee Benefits: Our client offers an excellent benefits package which includes an annual payment of £1,000 for continuous service for the first three years, 25 days annual leave plus Bank holidays, and extra leave after 5 and 10 years' service, subsidised meals on shift, preceptorship for newly qualified nurses, pension scheme with employer contribution, SMART pension options, SMART childcare vouchers, cycle scheme, Just drive scheme, Benefits for you - offering a wide range of discounts, high street vouchers and gift cares, online vouchers and cash back offers. The hospital offers nurses to diversify (clinical specialisms and management courses), clinical professional development - nurse-led panel, career development and intranet resources.
For more information or to apply for the position please contact ERIN BANNER on 01489 774 204. Alternatively, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org