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Registered Nurse (RMN/ RNLD)




Kneesworth House, Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 5JP

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£29,152.91- £35,921.66 per annuam (SN1 -SN4 depending upon the experience


37.5 Per Week

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.


Job Advert Location Description

Wimpole Ward is a 12 bedded PICU Service for female service users, based within Kneesworth House Hospital. Kneesworth House Hospital is a 155 bedded mental health and learning disability provider, and the largest hospital within the Priory Group.


Wimpole ward provides a safe, therapeutic environment for women with a formal diagnosis of Severe and Complex Mental Illness and/or Personality Disorder. The philosophy of the ward is based on a multidisciplinary recovery approach, offering a DBT skills and trauma informed focussed approach. The clinical team will offer a number of interventions, ensuring that the service user is cared for within the least restrictive environment.


Job Advert Role Description

To provide clinical care and leadership of the nursing and multidisciplinary teams, this includes visibility and role modelling to the nursing team. The post holder will have responsibility for overseeing and maintaining the highest standards of clinical care. The role will act as a senior clinical member of the team, providing advice, support and direction from a nursing perspective and oversee and hold responsibility for the ward environment, staffing and resources. 

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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.


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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