Staff Nurse RNLD or RMN

Cordant People
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The role requires a Band 5 Registered Mental Health Nurse or Learning Disability Nurse for an independent hospital for up to 10 residents living with learning disabilities, and/or on the autistic spectrum with associated complex needs and behaviours which are perceived as challenging to the service.

The role is full-time (40hrs), with a variety of shifts and they offer a competitive pay rate of up to £28,330 for a staff nurse. They also include these additional benefits:

  • 33 days of annual leave
  • 1% match pension contribution
  • Death in service one time annual salary
  • CPD - range of training available
  • Promotion opportunities with each service or the wider company
  • Access to training that supports personal career development,

  • Courtesy meal and refreshments while on shift,
  • MyDanshell discount scheme,
  • 33 Days annual leave,
  • Free on-site parking.

The hospital service is in Dundee and it provides assessment and intervention for people who are living with learning disabilities, autistic spectrum disorder, associated complex needs, mental health problems and behaviours that challenge services. People who use the service may be admitted directly from the community or be stepping down from a more restrictive setting. The service also caters to those who are detained under the Mental Health Act.

The independent hospital is situated on the first floor and is split into two areas: Seven en-suite bedrooms with access to a number of good sized living areas to choose from, including two lounges, a dining room and a life skills kitchen for people wanting to prepare or cook food for themselves or their visitors. Three enhanced support suites for those who may find it difficult to interact or live with others in close proximity. Each apartment has its own living space, kitchenette and bathroom.

The company provides full training and clear pathways to progress, Training includes: Leading & Managing in the Workplace, Maybo, Meds for Nurses in a care home, Clinical Supervision, PraderWilli Syndrome Management, RIVO Training, Root Cause Analysis, to name a few.

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Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.