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Priory Hospital Dewsbury, York Road, Earlsheaton, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF12 7LB

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





Job Advert Location Description

The Priory hospital has two 16 bed wards on site and this post is attached to Jubilee ward, which supports men with dementia, and behaviours that challenge. It’s a  friendly ward which encourages staff to work as a member of a close team, sharing practice to enhance the care of our patients.

Job Advert Role Description

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


Priory Hospital Dewsbury is part of the Priory Group, Europe’s leading provider of specialist treatment in mental illness. We deliver highest standards of care together with an extensive range of clinical services.

The above role will be primarily focused around the effective delivery of clinical care and working towards improving standards within the clinical areas of the service on Jubilee Ward.


The successful candidate will be expected to have excellent interpersonal skills when liaising with members of the nursing team and  the multi-disciplinary team, and other external stakeholders. Relatives play an important role in our services and staff are working tirelessly to develop innovative ways of maintaining this level of engagement despite the current restrictions. The post holder should also have a working knowledge of Mental Health legislation that impacts on this patient group.


Candidates will be expected to demonstrate genuine commitment and passion for working with this client group, and wanting to be part of a team committed to the care and treatment of these gentlemen. This role offers opportunity to develop both as a clinician and as a leader, deputising for the manager in their absence and leading the clinical direction of the ward.


There are opportunities for professional development, the ward supports student nurse at various stages of their training.


Priory Hospital Dewsbury offers great benefits including contributory pension scheme, a comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre, childcare vouchers and paid birthday leave. Successful candidate will receive a welcome bonus  There's also free car parking and subsidised meals while you're on duty. Located just off J28 of the M62 and J40 of the M1 and is easily reached from the major Yorkshire conurbations of Bradford, Halifax, Huddersfield, Leeds, Sheffield, York and surrounding areas.  


Division DBS info

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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