Charge Nurse (RMN/RNLD)

WR Health & Social Care
£32000 - £37000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Charge Nurse - Adult Learning Disability - Nottingham

A modern, specialist hospital in Nottingham is seeking an experienced, professional and highly-skilled RMN/RNLD to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis. This role offers an extremely competitive salary of up to £37,000, alongside outstanding benefits.

The hospital provides assessment, rehabilitation and around the clock nursing care to up to 16 individuals with complex learning disabilities and enduring mental health conditions, also providing care for those presenting challenging behaviours. Healthcare staff are also able to treat individuals who have been detained under the Mental Health Act, and the service is split into several units, each catering for differing levels of treatment and severity of symptoms/conditions. The CQC have consistently rated the service as Good, and this is reflective of the holistic, personalised care.

As Charge Nurse, you will be responsible for providing first-class, compassionate care to service users, developing meaningful relationships with them and their families. You will work closely with the MDT, external and internal stakeholders and create key relationships to ensure all needs are met, and contribute to the strong leadership of the nursing service. Furthermore, you will be observing the progress that service users make, and will make informed recommendations. Supervisory responsibilities will include regular meetings with HCSWs, nurses and other healthcare staff at the service, ensuring they are performing to their potential.

The Requirements

* You must hold a relevant nursing qualification i.e. RMN/RNLD/RNMH and a valid NMC pin
* At least 3 years' experience in a Learning Disability/Mental Health service
* You should have substantial experience of supervising healthcare staff
* A good working knowledge of Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults, the MCA and other relevant healthcare legislation is necessary
* You should be able to provide evidence of CPD

The Package

* Competitive salary (subject to experience)
* Company discount scheme
* Free parking onsite
* Continuous career progression opportunities and access to specialist training/updates
* Free meals/refreshments on shift
* Generous annual leave allowance

Why apply via White Recruitment?

* You will be assigned your own consultant throughout the job search, meaning you have one point of contact and a direct phone number
* We have 10 years' experience in the permanent nurse recruitment industry, and we are a team of knowledgeable consultants who are experts in our practice
* Once we have placed you, you will again be assigned a member of our aftercare team, who will provide assistance with DBS application, obtaining references etc. until your start date
* We have a 95% recommendation rate from our candidates
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