Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) - Heathfield

The Priory Group
£23,500 - £29,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health illness to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.Located in a rural area near the town of Heathfield and within a short drive of Eastbourne and Tunbridge Wells, the Priory Hospital Heathfield is a 28 bedded inpatient hospital for males and females who have both complex mental healthcare and physical needs.Our consultant led multidisciplinary team work together with service users and their carers to develop personalised treatment programmes. The hospital aims to improve the quality of life for service users within a safe and supportive environment, engaging them in a recovery and rehabilitation plan to develop increased independence.The hospital has a seamless care pathway to and from the Priory Hospital Ticehurst should service users become either less or more independent in respect of their healthcare needs.Successful candidates will be motivated to work in a service that offers involvement and empowerment for patients, who may have a personality disorder and/or mental illness, encouraging patients to have a real voice in how services develop and in their individualised care pathways. You will be flexible and supportive, enabling patients to build on their existing strengths and feel positive about their lives.What we’d like from you:RMN QualifiedNMC (Nursing & Midwifery Council Registered)Knowledge of the Mental Health ActPatient centric & commitment to delivering high quality careFine tuned decision making skillsExcellent organisational capabilityEffective communication skillsFlexibility and a strong “can do” attitudeWhat we’d like to give you:A competitive salary£1000 annual loyalty bonusEnhanced disclosure cost coverageComprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training25 days annual leave plus bank holidaysBirthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leaveOnline benefits and cashback rewardsCycle to work schemeJust drive schemeSMART Childcare VouchersSMART Pension optionWatch our video here to see why our Nurses enjoy life at Priory Group.About usFrom education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.DisclosureThe successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Services. Further information can be obtained from