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Bank Staff Nurse

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Reference

PRI20027

Location

255 Lichfield Road, Bloxwich, Walsall, West Midlands, WS3 3DT

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Bank

Salary

£14.00 - £16.98 per hour

Job Advert - Division Information

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

 

 

Job Advert Location Description

255 Lichfield Road is a modern, purpose-built mental health hospital that is specifically designed to support both male and female service users on their recovery journey.

The flexible accommodation at 255 Lichfield Road consists of two, four-bedded intensive support apartments and 20 self-contained bungalows. It also provides safe and private grounds, therapy and treatment areas, family visiting room, communal bistro, nature reserve and kitchen. The service also has a dedicated occupational therapy facility to promote independent living skills.

Job Advert Role Description

  • Providing a quality of care to each individual that is of a high standard, being sensitive to individual abilities, respecting privacy and catering for social, emotional, religious and cultural needs whilst encouraging a comprehensive programme of ordinary living with an emphasis on self-help skills.
  • Participating in the assessment of changing care needs and in the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care in line with agreed policies and procedures.
  • Participating in the key worker system.
  • Discussing and agreeing on care programmes with other community services.
  • Fostering good relations and lines of communication with other disciplines/services/agencies involved with individuals’ care.
  • Keeping abreast of developments and current trends when caring for people who have a Learning Disability/Mental Health Problem/behaviours that challenge.
  • Ensuring that the NMC  standards for drug administration, storage and handling of medication are adhered to.
  • Developing, maintaining and enhancing relationships between parents, relatives and friends of the service users and staff at the home.
  • Promoting access to an independent advocacy for the individual.

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

01/07/2018