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Priory Hospital Arnold provides acute adult mental health services, delivered in partnership with Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust, at our purpose built facility in Arnold. After two years of successfully providing services for women, we opened a second service in May on behalf of the Trust, for male patients and we are about to open our brand new PICU service.
The role of the Registered Mental Health Senior Staff Nurse is to work as an effective member of the Multi-Disciplinary team. Promote the best interests of the patients and carers and ensure that prescribed nursing care is effectively implemented. Responsible for maintaining a safe care environment. Exercise professional accountability and responsibility using professional skills, knowledge and expertise in changing environments and to work within the scope of professional practice.
Supervises a defined group of team members and contributes to their overall CPD, mandatory training and appraisal process recognising the skills required across the team.
Monitor and review Nursing Care plans
Evaluate and respond to changes in patients condition and needs
Provide a high standard of care to people with mental illness and personality disorder
Develop therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement
Contribute to patient assessments, compiling a plan of care alongside the individual, and monitoring patient progress
At a more senior level, you’ll also need to lead shifts as well as mentoring and supporting student nurses and other members of the team
Follow all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice
To be successful as an RMN, you’ll need:
A relevant nursing qualification and registration
Excellent team working skills, a high level of self-motivation and a flexible approach - our units operate 24 hours 7 days a week where flexible working patterns would be considered
A commitment to patient-centred care and to values-based and evidence-based practice
The drive to continually push your own personal learning and development
About our benefits
In return for your expertise and hard work you can move onto a career pathway to suit your ambitions and further your career at Priory.
Sign on bonus - £5,000 Welcome to Priory – either a sign on bonus or an e-voucher code for the Priory Benefits portal to be redeemed on various items including discounted shopping, red letter days, gym membership etc
Back pay any increase in salary whilst employees are awaiting their PIN registration
Relocation support (including payment for accommodation or moving costs), paid as a lump sum
Moving less than 100 miles up to £2,000 (To be repaid if individual does not complete probation & leaves)
If more than 100 miles up to £4,000 (To be repaid if individual does not complete probation & leaves)
Payment into the pension scheme
CPD top up
Donation to a charity of their choice
No agencies please
If you forward any CV’s to the Priory Group and you are not on the Priory Group PSL and have not been asked to work on the above role we will accept the CV as a gift.
From 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. HCIndeed@priorygroup.com
All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.