RMN / RNLD Staff Nurse
Service: Mental Health & Learning Disability Hospital
Location: Taunton, Somerset
Salary: up to £30,000 per annum (fully inclusive of enhancements), negotiable depending on experience
Hours: 42 hours per week
Contract type: Permanent
Further Details: A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a substantially motivated, experienced and skilled RMN or RNLD to work for one of the UK's largest independent providers of mental health and social care pathways. The hospital has been newly refurbished and is located in a picturesque rural setting on the outskirts of Taunton. The Hospital provides specialist complex care for older people (aged 65 years ) with organic and / or functional mental health needs and also holistically supporting their presenting physical health needs.
Location: Taunton is well served by a mainline train service and a 10 minute drive from junction 25 of the M5 motorway.
Person Specification: We are looking for enthusiastic RMN's & RNLD's with excellent interpersonal skills and a sound knowledge of the Mental Health Act and Mental Capacity Act. You will need to be flexible as our shift rota is based on long days, nights and alternate weekends and self-motivated to work in this unique and sometimes challenging, yet rewarding environment. Successful applicants should demonstrate their ability to maintain high standards of care and be professionally responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care. A high standard of record keeping which demonstrates service user and / or family / carer engagement is expected.
Employee Benefits: Preceptorships for newly qualified nurses, contributory pension scheme, free meals on shift, free life assurance, share incentive plan, annual bonus scheme, childcare vouchers, paid birthday and anniversary leave, an extra day's annual leave for nil sickness within a year and more. 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. All employees are encouraged to identify their own learning and development needs linking them with the current and future needs of the hospital and each hospital has a generous continuing education budget together with flexible rotas to permit attendance at day release training schemes.
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