- Salary: £23,000-£27,800 per annum (dependent on experience)
- Hours of Work: 37.5 Hours per week
- Closing Date: 30 April 2017
- Interview Date: 16 May 2017
This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and adaptable individual to develop their skills and practice on the George Jepson Unit.
George Jepson Unit is a gender specific unit for older people (male), who require high levels of support to meet their needs in a person-centred and recovery orientated manner. People who use this service generally have high risk challenging behaviour, needing frequent MDT support and skilled assistance to facilitate most activities of daily living.
Each of our services offer speciialised treatment, with permanent multidisciplinary staff teams trained to work within that framework. we understand that each person who comes here for treatment has a unique recovery journey, and tailor the services to the needs of the individual by a process of shared planning and review of care, to allow a flexible and responsive approach.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Staff Nurse (RMN) who would like to expand their skills in Specialist Older Adults mental health. Ideally applicants will have completed their preceptorship already with a real passion for older adult mental health.
Successful applicants will be expected to demonstrate a commitment to high standards of Professional Nursing Practice, have good written, verbal and IT skills, and above all being able to demonstrate a passion for the work carried out at The Retreat.
This position involves working shifts including early, late and night shifts.
For informal enquiries, please contact Laura Atkinson, Acting Unit Manager on Ext 2769 or email email@example.com.
Benefits at The Retreat include:-
- A Contributory Pension Scheme
- Free Car Parking
- Generous Holiday Entitlement
- Staff Discount Scheme
- Childcare Vouchers
- Subsidised Staff Canteen
- Reimbursement of Professional Fees