Senior Staff Nurse

SKA Group

Senior Staff Nurse

About Our Client
 
An acute adult mental health service delivered in partnership with Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust, at their purpose-built facility in Arnold.  After two years of successfully providing services for women, they opened a second service in May on behalf of the Trust for male patients and they are also about to open their brand new PICU service.
 
Job Description
  • Supervise a defined group of team members and contribute 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 will also need to lead shifts as well as mentoring and supporting student nurses and other members of the team
The Successful Applicant
  • 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
What’s on offer
  • 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.
  • £3,000 Sign on bonus
  • Back pay any increase in salary whilst employees are awaiting their PIN registration
  • Relocation support (including payment for accommodation or moving costs)
  • Payment into the pension scheme
  • CPD top up
  • Donation to a charity of their choice