Location
Ayr Gatehouse, 31 Prestwick Road, Ayr, KA8 8LE
Priory Group Division
Healthcare
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£23,000(Preceptors) - 31,000
Hours
37.5 hrs p/wk
Job Advert Location Description

Our specialised female step-down service at the Gatehouse enables patients to continue their recovery journey, to maintain good mental health, promote social inclusion and skills for a sustainable discharge into community living.

Patients are supported by a highly skilled, experienced and trained team of clinicians and healthcare professionals working with patients in an environment of hope, positive regard and empowerment.

Job Advert Role Description

The role of the Staff Nurse will play a pivotal part within the multidisciplinary team. 

The Staff Nurse will work as an effective member of the Multi-Disciplinary team:

•           Providing a high standard of care to people with mental illness and personality disorder

•           Developing therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement

•           Following all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice

•           Contributing to patient assessments, compiling a plan of care alongside the individual, and monitoring patient progress

•           At a more senior level, you’ll also need to lead shifts as well as mentoring and supporting student nurses and other members of the team

This is an exciting and dynamic role for the staff nurse within the a new service having an opportunity to help shape and develop the service model.

Division DBS info

About us

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.

Disclosure

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.

Closing Date
30/06/2018