Registered Mental Health Nurse – Stevenage
Are you a dynamic and ambitious Mental Health Nurse looking for your next challenge?
Do you want to join an established team and an organisation that truly lives its values?
Here at Stevenage, our 86 beds across 6 wards offer male and female inpatients a comprehensive range of therapies and treatments. From diagnosis and assessment in critical care, through to a secure restorative setting, our pathways are individually tailored and professionally supported. We offer a number of specialised therapies including Fire Setting Intervention and Sex Offender treatment programmes, alongside diagnostic assessments for Autistic Spectrum Disorders and Personality Disorders.
We are looking for exceptional, enthusiastic and motivated RMN Staff Nurses to join our expanding teams across our secure men’s and women’s pathway.
Successful applicants will work as members of a full multi-disciplinary team and will possess excellent clinical, team and communication skills together with vision and enthusiasm to develop the hospital’s service model. Previous forensic secure and/or acute experience is preferable, although applicants should have at least 6 months’ experience as a staff nurse preferably working in one of these settings.
Please note that advertised salaries are based on a 38.5 hour working week. We also offer 11, 22, 33 and 44 hour contracts, subject to the individual hospital’s availability.
Relocation assistance will also be provided for candidates relocating closer to the hospital.
We can offer an excellent benefits package which includes annual bonus scheme contributory pension scheme, free life assurance, a comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre, childcare vouchers and paid birthday and anniversary of joining company leave. In addition, most hospitals offer subsidised meals and free car parking where available.
Each hospital is committed to the development and well-being of all staff and provides regular supervision, on-going training and access to wider career opportunities within our hospital network.
All employees are encouraged to identify their own learning and development needs linking them with the current and future needs of the hospital and each hospital has a generous continuing education budget together with flexible rotas to permit attendance at day release training schemes.
- RMN Qualified
- RMN Qualified with Valid NMC Pin
- Experience working within a team in a clinical setting
- Experience working within a similar setting (preferable)