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RMN - £1,500 Welcome Bonus




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

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£23.318.80 (preceptors); £27.784.10 - £29.629.75 (qualified RMN) per annum depending on experience



Job Advert Location Description

Priory Group is the UK’S leading independent provider of mental health care and education services.  We have an outstanding reputation both for the service we deliver and for the investment we make in our people and in our environment.


The Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal is a specialist provider of complex mental health services, providing clinical excellence in our eating disorders, adolescent, rehabilitation and PICU services.

Job Advert Role Description

We are looking for an RMN to work full time at our Fern Unit which is a locked rehabilitation unit that runs a comprehensive Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) programme for the treatment of patients with Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder (EUPD).


In order to apply you would need to be -

- RMN Qualified


- NMC Registered


- Have a good knowledge of the Mental Health Act


- To be able to offer a high level of patient care and a belief in actively working to involve patients in thier own care and decision making


 Good delegation and organisational skills


- Have an excellent organisational capacity and effective communication skills both verbal and written


- The ability to work as part of a MDT


Those recruited to these posts will be expected to:


- Take an active role in the DBT agenda on the unit by co-facilitating therapy groups, supporting service users to complete therapeutic tasks, offering targeted and individual DBT skills coaching to service users.


- Conducting risk assessments with service users as required


- Providing the daily care and observations to service users on the unit


- This role would suit reliable, committed, forward-thinking individuals with a passion for working psychologically.



In return we will give you:

- A competitive salary

- £1,500 Welcome Bonus

- 100% NMC contribution

- Enhanced maternity pay in line with the NHS

- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays - pro rata for part time

- Birthday holiday - your birthday as an extra days annual leave

- Sick pay (after qualifying period)

- Enhanced disclosure cost coverage

- Free parking

- Online benefits and cashback rewards

- Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

- SMART Childcare Vouchers

- SMART Pension option



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

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.


In order to apply you would need to be:

- RMN Qualified or Preceptor

- Active NMC Registered

- Have knowledge of the Mental Health / Capacity Act and its implications for practice

- Be patient centric and have a commitment to delivering high quality care

- Possess fine-tuned decision making skills

- Have an excellent organisational capacity and effective communication skills

- Be flexible and have a strong "can do" attitude

- Strong desire to work with in a PICU to Rehabilitation services


Our service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week all year round therefore we are looking for people who are flexible to cover shifts throughout the week at varying times of the day.  

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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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