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Staff Nurses/RMN/RNLD with £5,000 Welcome Bonus




Priory Hospital Norwich, Ellingham Road, Attleborough, Norfolk NR17 1AE

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Bank, Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time


£32,591.94 up to £38,124.15 depending upon experience


39.375 hours per week

Job Advert - Division Information


Are you passionate about delivering high quality, patient cantered care in a fast paced environment?


If you have answered yes to the above then submit your application online or get in touch with our Nurse Recruiter Emma Higton on 07950 182541.



In last 6 months we have invested heavily in Priory Hospital Norwich in order to revitalise or service and ensure that we put our patients at the centre of everything we do. We are currently in the process of a phased opening and are looking for candidates who are committed to being a part of our long term journey. We are a busy acute unit aiming to offer a high standard of care and deliver great outcomes for patients. Due to the 24 hour nature of the unit, our nurses benefit from 24 hour medical and management cover in order to support the team on the ward to offer consistently high quality care at all times.






Job Advert Location Description

Priory Norwich is newly reopened hospital catering for acute adults of working age suffering from a mental illness.  The hospital will consist of 4 wards a total of 44-beds but initially we are opening the first 12 bedded ward for acute adult patients.  The patients may be informal or sectioned under the MHA 2007 and are generally in hospital for a short time before being repatriated back to their local NHS facility.  The ward has a full MDT offering care and treatment to those patients over a 24 hr period.


Job Advert Role Description


To be successful as a Staff Nurse you will need:

An RMN or RNLD qualification. 
Good communication skills.
The drive to learn and develop
A commitment to patient-centred care and to values-based and evidence-based practice.
A flexible, positive, team-orientated approach.

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits including:

Competitive salary
25 days’ annual leave plus 8 bank holidays increasing to 30 days plus bank holidays with length of service
Extra Service Annual leave awards
Career development – progress across the Staff Nurse grading is via a distinct career path
A contributory pension scheme
An employee assistance programme
Free meals/refreshments when on duty
Free car parking
NMC Payment in full
Sign on bonus - £5000 Welcome to Priory (spread over 3 years)
Relocation support (including payment for accommodation or moving costs), paid as a lump sum

Moving less than 100 miles up to £1,500
If more than 100 miles up to £3,000
To be repaid if individual does not complete probation & leaves

Payment into the pension scheme
CPD top up
Donation to a charity of their choice


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.


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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