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RMN/RNLD - NIGHTS

Reference

PRI47623

Location

St John's House, St John's House, Lion Road, Palgrave, IP22 1BA

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£33,243.78 + £5000 Welcome Bonus

Hours

37.5

Job Advert Location Description

St. John's House provides quality, specialised treatment and care of adults with learning disabilities where their needs challenge mainstream service provision.

 

We offer a secure environment which is linked with community based step-down services including continuing care and rehabilitation. Many of our patients have a history of offending behaviour and have learning disability and other conditions including autistic spectrum disorders, personality disorders and mental illnesses.

 

Based in the village of Palgrave in Norfolk, the strength of St John's House lies in the quality of the comprehensive assessment, treatment and care it provides. The emphasis is on a holistic and individualised approach delivered by a multidisciplinary team who are skilled, experienced professionals trained in their specific field. Our multi disciplinary team includes psychiatry, psychology, nursing (mental health and learning disability), occupational therapy, specialist teaching, social work and a practice nurse for physical healthcare. We also call in services from GPs, speech and language therapists, dentists, opticians, dieticians and chiropodists.

 

Job Advert Role Description

The role:

We have exciting career opportunities to work as an integral member of a multi-disciplinary team supporting adult patients who have Learning Disabilities combined with enduring mental illness. Working within our hospitals across south Norfolk and north Suffolk, you will make an effective contribution to providing high quality care within a medium secure forensic setting.

Assistance with relocation and accommodation can be offered.

Our RNLD/RMN role involves:

Providing high quality care in acute wards, low and medium secure wards, with patients suffering from Personality Disorders and Enduring Mental Illness; and acute episodes of illness
Developing therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement
Following all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice
Contributing to patient assessments, compiling a plan of care alongside the individual, and monitoring patient progress
Mentoring and supporting student nurses and other members of the team
Promoting professional development within the team.

To be successful as a RNLD/RMN, you’ll need:

A RMN or RNLD qualification
The ability to assess and teach junior staff
A proven ability to co-ordinate care, prioritise tasks and manage Health & Safety issues
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
An employee assistance programme
Free meals/refreshments when on duty
Free car parking
NMC Payment in full
Sign on bonus - £5,000 Welcome to Priory 
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
DBS paid for by the Priory Group

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.

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

Job Description

JOB_DESCRIPTION_STAFF_NURSE_2021.pdf

Closing Date

31/05/2021