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PHYSICAL HEALTH NURSE (RGN)

Reference

PRI47661

Location

Priory Hospital Middleton St George, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 1TS

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Up to £30,000 + £5000 Welcome Bonus

Hours

37.5

Job Advert Location Description

The Priory Hospital Middleton St George is located close to Darlington, County Durham and provides individualised treatment and care for people with mental health needs of adults who present with complex and challenging behaviours, in a safe and supportive environment. Our comprehensive integrated services offer complete care pathways allowing service users to transfer effortlessly between the most appropriate care, meeting individual needs enabling recovery and re-engagement within the community and maximising life opportunities.

 

Our multi-disciplinary teams provide care for up to 101 male and female service users, working collaboratively with their commissioners, across our 7 wards and our nearby community house.  We deliver acute and  recovery and rehabilitation environment which includes a specialist female Personality Disorder service.  Our focus is on the delivery of excellent care, empowering service users to progress towards the least restrictive setting and towards independence.  Our vision is to place our Service Users at the heart of our service provision, working closely with them and their carers to support their recovery and rehabilitation.

Job Advert Role Description

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

 

Knowing that you are making a lasting difference to people's lives is rewarding and our key value at Priory Middleton St George. At Priory, our aim is to help you grow and develop your talent and we want you to be proud of where you work and what you do.

 

At Priory Middleton St George, we pride ourselves on family values, treating each other with respect, valuing contributions and working together as a team to improve patient experience.

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Physical Health Nurse to join the team.

 

As a Physical Health Nurse you will:

 

Provide support to the Nursing and wider Multi Disciplinary Teams in ensuring the patients in the defined area have their physical healthcare nursing needs identified, care planned and evaluated in accordance with best practice and clinical evidence.

 

The successful candidate will provide advice and support to colleagues at the site regarding physical healthcare needs in general terms; this includes Infection control, screening programmes and site specific requirements, depending on the clinical speciality.

 

As Physical Health Nurse you will also be the site lead for Infection Prevention and Control and will support site through the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

All applicants must have a registered general nurse (RGN) qualification.   

 

What we’d like to give you:

•           A competitive salary

•           Free meals whilst on duty

             Disclosure check cost coverage

•           Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•           25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing with length of service

 

•           Birthday Holiday  - Your Birthday as an extra day’s annual leave

•           Free on-site parking

•           Access to our on-site gymnasium

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards

•           Cycle to work scheme

•           SMART Pension option

•           Local rewards and recognition programme open to all colleagues as well as exciting well-being calendar

•           Excellent staff break facilities in our bespoke staff lounge

 

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the required level from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

 

 

 

 

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

PHYSICAL_HEALTH_NURSE_MSG.docx

Closing Date

30/06/2021