Physical Health Nurse (RGN)
- Roehampton, Priory Lane, Roehampton, SW15 5JJ
- Vacancy Type
- Permanent - Full Time
- Up to £31,262 p.a. (+ Location Allowance - £5,400 p.a.)
- 38.5 (rotation to include days, nights and weekends)
- Job Advert - Division Information
Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.
- Job Advert Location Description
Set back within landscaped gardens, the tranquil environment of the Priory Hospital Roehampton offers calming and recovery focused residential treatment for up to 100 service users, as well as day care and outpatient services.
Specialising in the management and treatment of mental health problems including addictions and eating disorders, our multidisciplinary team deliver personalised treatment programmes and have established an excellent reputation for providing the highest standards of care.
This role falls within our Eating Disorders Service at the Priory Roehampton Hospital, which is comprised of a two units, one Child and Adolescent and the other an Adult unit. We are a recovery focused team and our aim is to discharge our young people and adults safely. Working alongside the therapy and education team, we offer a full programme for our service users.
- Job Advert Role Description
The successful candidate will provide outstanding treatment and care, and support our service users in maximising the quality of their life in the least restrictive manner possible. So when you join our multi-disciplinary team, you’ll work together to develop personalised, recovery-focused physical health care plans. You'll be relied upon for having strong experience within physical care needs and thus be playing a vital leadership role on the ward. You’ll also use your and ideas to help us continually evolve best practice and set new standards both within the Priory Group and across the profession.
The successful candidate must be RGN qualified and NMC registered. Ideal candidates will have experience with phlebotomy, injections and wound care. Experience within a mental healthcare environment is desirable although not essential.
- Division DBS info
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.
The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.
As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.
All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.
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