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Charge Nurse

Reference

PRI54569

Location

Ty Catrin, Dyfrig Road, Cardiff, CF5 5AD

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£38,396.18

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Job Advert Role Description

We are low secure Hospital based in Cardiff. The unit is home to 45 patients with enduring mental health and personality difficulties, most of whom also have forensic histories. The facility is split into six wards, along with semi-independent flats on-site.

The unit boasts a robust multi-disciplinary team where the psychiatrist works alongside colleagues from Psychology; Nursing; Occupational Therapy; and Social Work to provide high quality care.

Our aim is to rebuild the patient's confidence, self-esteem and hopes for the future and to give them the knowledge and resources to manage their own health so that they can manage their own sustainable recovery.

A Charge Nurse will need to take an active role in management of the ward/unit and take charge in the absence of the ward manager. they will also need to participate fully with the clinical team and undertake direct patient care. Some of the responsibilities will include:

Ensures that risk is assessed and managed across the immediate and wider working environment and that statutory requirements are met.

Acts as a role module to promote a culture of learning development, inquiry and team vision.

Actively supports and contributes to effective Multi-Disciplinary working.

Provides Clinical Supervision to a group of defined nursing staffing.

Other responsibilities can be found in the full job description.

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.