RMN/RNLD | Kewstoke

Location: Kewstoke  |  Somerset  |  England
Sector: Nursing Care
Consultant: Daniel Waters
Job Reference: DW40112
Salary: £28971 - £38629
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Are you a Registered Mental Health or Learning Disability Nurse?

Do you really want to make a difference to patient care?

Do you have an interest in the delivery and implementation of quality healthcare in a challenging and dynamic area?

*Preceptors Welcome*

Services available:

Female Personality Disorder Ward

Female Rehab

Female Low Secure

Male Acute

Our hospital in Kewstoke provides an emergency admissions service for men and a pathway for women from low secure to rehabilitation including a specialist service for personality disorder.

In joining our nursing team you will become part of a team that is focused on delivering exceptional care in a high quality environment. You will be working alongside other dedicated nurses who are keen to develop themselves as you are.

Proud of our recent nomination in the National Patient Safety Awards, we offer a range of therapies to women with personality disorders, behavioural and self-harm issues. While our male service helps those with dual or multiple diagnoses, including substance misuse and personality disorder.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and compassionate nurse to join our multidisciplinary team. You’ll be experienced in caring for patients with a range of mental health issues and be recovery focused. A clear determination to support service users at this exciting stage of their treatment, you’ll help prepare them for more independent living in the community. A drive to improve clinical quality and consistently provide the highest level of care is paramount. In return you’ll be given training and tailored professional development opportunities. You’ll also receive excellent staff benefits. We have a clear nursing strategy which has been developed by front line staff. Our clinical care is underpinned by strong values and we have a commitment to reducing restrictive practice.

Mentor-ship Training programme offered at this hospital. This is a fully funded programme and all New Starters have the opportunity to attend.

You’ll receive a competitive salary and a range of benefits including:
•Teaching and CPD programmes
•Generous study and exam leave
•Financial support for further training and personal development
•Active participation in clinical governance
•Appraisal and peer supervision
•Possible rotation between services
•Contributory pension scheme
•Free life insurance
•Subsidised meals on duty
•Comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre
•Health Cash Plan