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Registered Mental Health Nurse (Preceptorship 2019/2020) £1,500 Welcome Bonus




Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£22,974.17 (Preceptors) to £27,373.50 per annum


37.5 per week on a shift basis

Job Advert - Division Information

Are you a newly qualified Mental Health Nurse looking to consolidate your training with an excellent Preceptorship package? 

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health illness to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

Job Advert Location Description

Set within landscaped gardens, the safe and supportive environment of the Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal offers a comprehensive inpatient specialist mental health service for young people and adults across 11 wards offering a range of mental health services including Adult Acute, PICU, Rehabilitation and Eating Disorders and CAMHS Acute/HDU, PICU and Female Low Secure.  The service is dedicated to providing innovative, high quality care and treatment for service users with challenging and complex needs, in order to enable their recovery and re-engagement with the community.

Job Advert Role Description

We are looking to recruit individuals with a genuine interest in making a difference to people’s lives.  Working as a mental health nurse you will be expected to –

  • Be part of a large multi-disciplinary team providing safe and effective care for individuals with complex mental illness.
  • Act as a key worker
  • Observe / respond to patient behaviours on the ward which may include self harm and acts of aggression.
  • Formulate risk assessments and care plans to meet individual needs.
  • Medication management.
  • Act as shift co-ordinator, allocating staff and having the ability to oversee the work of junior staff and colleagues.
  • Maintain the safety of patients and staff.
  • Ensure good quality of patient documentation which meets regulatory guidance and statutory requirements.
  • Work within the NMC Code of Conduct and practice guidelines.

You will have a preceptor package with tailored individual and group support both on and off the ward.  This would consist of training and professional development from your line managers/mentors on site.

If you require any further information about the role please contact the HR Department on 0161 428 9511 

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.