Sterling Cross
Colchester, Essex
£34494/annum + Benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Part Time
Location: Colchester

Salary: c £34,494 + benefits

Description: Our client, an Independent Learning Disability Hospital is now looking to recruit Staff Nurses (RMN / RNLD) for their specialist service for adults with a primary diagnosis of learning disability. Patients may have additional and complex needs, such as mental health conditions, physical disabilities or sensory impairments. Patients may be informal, or detained under the Mental Health Act.

Permanent full time, part time and bank available. Day and night shifts available, we are looking for RMN’s, RNLD’s and Bank Nurses. We are particularly interested in speaking with nurses who have previously or are currently working within a secure environment, with a good understanding of clinical care and the Mental Health Act.

Some opportunities for newly qualified nurses are also available.

Person Specification: Applicants must hold a first level registration in Mental Health Nursing ( RMN ) or Registered Learning Disabilities Nurse ( RNLD ) within the UK as well as a current, valid PIN. Individuals should have an excellent working knowledge of the Mental Health Act and be able to demonstrate the latest understanding of nursing practices. You should also be a strong team player, with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and organisational skills.


* RCNi membership
* A high quality work environment
* Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities

Expert clinical supervision & peer support