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Staff Nurse RMN, Band 5

Band 5

Main area
Mental Health Inpatient Unit
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
184-SS.GEN.151
Site
Ash Ward
Town
Bridgwater
Salary
£24,214 - £30,112 per annum
Closing
22/09/2019 23:59

Ash Ward in Bridgwater would like to welcome a Mental Health Nurse RMN to complement our team within our male Low Secure service.

Ash Ward is a 12-bed low secure inpatient rehabilitation and recovery unit for male adults with mental health difficulties. We provide skilled, supportive, person-centred care for people whose psychiatric condition requires treatment in conditions of low security. The service is guided by recovery and rehabilitation principles to offer individuals care based on a thorough assessment of clinical needs and risks.

We would like to hear from you if you are a motivated nurse who is able to promote recovery-based principles and therapeutic activities. You will be joining a multi-disciplinary team that values teamwork and sharing good practice, making Ash ward a great place to build your career

We are really proud of our colleagues and their achievements and as well as the usual benefits such as 5.4 weeks annual leave PLUS Bank holidays, enhanced pay for unsociable hours to top up your income, flexible working practices to promote a good work-life balance, you can also expect to be fully supported in your role through regular managerial and professional supervision. 

Newly qualified nurses or students that are nearing the end of their training are welcome to apply and will be supported with preceptorship.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Colin Reynolds, Ward Manager or Phil Wainwright, Deputy Ward Manager, 01278 454131