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Staff Nurse (RMN / RNLD) Rotational




Priory Hospital Burgess Hill (D11), Gatehouse Lane, Goddards Green, Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 9LE

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time


£27,824 - £33,153 (DOE) + £5000.00 Welcome Bonus Over 3 Years



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Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

Priory Hospital Burgess Hill is located in beautiful West Sussex and offers the opportunity to gain experience across many specialist mental health disciplines including Secure Services, a DBT Locked Rehabilitation service, HDU Services and Acute care.

With a CQC rating of GOOD, you would be working in a forward thinking hospital supporting our patients recovery alongside a highly skilled and dedicated Multi-Disciplinary Team.

Are you a Registered Mental Health Nurse looking for a new and exciting opportunity? One that allows you to gain experience in a wide range of services all under one roof?

Priory Hospital Burgess Hill has a unique opportunity for Registered Mental Health Nurses, where you will be able to gain experience within a range of settings, allowing you to broaden your knowledge and expertise within mental health!


Our site has 5 wards, all within one hospital:

- Male Acute

- Male High Dependancy Unit

- Female High Dependancy Unit

- Female Low Secure

- Female DBT specialist

During your time here, you will be able to spend 6 months in each of our wards, and at the end of your rotation you will be able to decide where you would like to stay.

Whilst here you will be working with a team that includes a rage of professionals. You will assist and support staff in the management of each of our Wards, and will make an effective contribution to providing high quality care to our patients. You will also be supported with Peer Review, Clinical Supervision, Mentorship and Appraisal, and will be expected to complete an appropriate competency development portfolio.

What we can give you?

• Welcome Bonus (£5000 spread over 3 years)

• Subsidised Professional Membership and Registration

• Relocation Allowance (please get in touch for more details)

• Career Development through Staff Nurse Grading System

• Private Medical Cover and Life Assurance

• 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays

• A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

• Life Assurance

• Employee Assistance Programme

• Career development

• Flexible benefits (including preferential rates and access to schemes such as gym membership, IT, private healthcare, Shopping discounts)

• Free meals and parking on site whilst on duty

What we need from you?

• Registered Mental Health Nursing qualification

• Good understanding of the Mental Health Act

• Currently registered with the NMC (RMN / RNLD / RMNH)

• Experience within a secure setting desirable

• Proven assessment and care planning experience

• Excellent organisation and communication skills

• Flexibility to work across the services within our site

‘All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check for all successful applicants.’

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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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