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Practice Nurse

Reference

PRI28247

Location

Ty Catrin, Dyfrig Road, Cardiff, CF5 5AD

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£36,000

Hours

37.5

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

We are currently recruiting for a full time Practice Nurse for our low secure Unit. The unit is home to 45 patients male & female with enduring mental health and personality difficulties, most of whom also have forensic histories.

 

The unit boasts a robust multi-disciplinary team where the psychologist works alongside colleagues from Psychiatry; Nursing; Occupational Therapy; and Social Work to provide high quality care.

Job Advert Role Description

To ensure standards of care are maintained within policies and legislation. To promote and implement evidence based practice and current forensic nursing developments. To promote an open, supportive culture, based on honest and reflective practice. Attend forums, Nursing Departmental meetings and other meetings as directed. Undertake nursing audit as requested. Act as a resource for all nursing staff within your identified area. Assist in setting and maintaining standards of nursing practice in accordance with the HIW Standards and in line with contractual arrangements with commissioners. Act as liaison and link with colleges of nursing on student placements. Support the development of patient treatment programmes.

Division DBS info

We want to invest in you and your future! Find out about our career pathways:

https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/

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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check for all successful applicants. We are an equal opportunities employer.