Mental Health Staff Nurse

Hays Health
£21000 - £28500/annum
09 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Full-time contract opportunities for Registered RMNs / RNLDs for a Private Mental Health Hospital in Yorkshire

Job Title: Staff Nurse - RMN and RNLD

Location: Doncaster

Type: Full time 37.5 hrs on rota basis

Salary: £21,000 - £28,500

Hays Healthcare has the opportunity to work with a private gender specific hospital for men, based in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. We have been asked to aide them in sourcing talented healthcare professionals to join their service.
They assess and treat men with mental illness, personality disorder and learning disability who require specialist psychiatric care in a low or medium secure environment.

This private hospital is purpose built and established in 2006. It works in partnership with the NHS and is committed to providing an outstanding level of service to patients that is flexible, needs led and based on individual's requirements.
109 beds split into 8 dedicated 12 bed wards (either Low or Medium Secure) and 1 Independent Living Flat; each bedroom with an en-suite bathroom
Each ward has a dedicated lounge, individual secure garden, dining room, laundry, kitchen, activity room, interview-room and admin space.

Their dedicated Multi-Disciplinary Team of professionals includes Consultant Forensic Psychiatry, Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy and a full complement of nursing staff, including Learning Disability Nurses.

A successful candidate will be:

* Qualified Registered Nurse - RMN or RNLD - with 1 years' clinical experience.
* Experienced with challenging behaviour, mental illness and personality disorders.
* Communication and/or interaction are a major part of the role. The post holder will regularly be dealing with demanding and difficult situations requiring exceptional inter-personal presentation and/or negotiation skills.
* Competent to take on the day-to-day supervisory responsibility for a small team of staff undertaking similar roles at the same level.

Benefits offered to successful candidates:

* Full 5 x Day Induction and Training provided
* Continuing development of employees - CPD programme of lectures, case presentations, journal club and visiting speakers. Risk Assessment training in FACE version 6 and HCR20 version 3. Needs Assessment Training in HONOS - Forensic
* Pension Scheme
* "You at Work" incentive scheme offering a wide range of discounts
* Free meals on Wards and subsidised canteen for staff.
* Free parking on site
* Access to the gym and sports hall out of hours at no extra cost.

If you or anyone you know is interested in this opportunity, then please contact Kerry Fox on 01132003705 or for an informal chat. Hays are pleased to offer a £250 referral bonus to any successful applicants that you refer to us.

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