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Reference

PRI83852

Location

Priory Hospital Dewsbury, York Road, Earlsheaton, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF12 7LB

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Salary

£30,400

Hours

40

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Hospital Dewsbury is situated in a community location in West Yorkshire. The hospital provides a specialist inpatient service for adults and older age males with severe and enduring mental health conditions, who may also have an undiagnosed memory related illness.

We also provide a specialist neurocognitive/dementia care service for males presenting with very agitated or aggressive behaviour.

The hospital is split into two wards:

The Hartley Ward offers rehabilitation and recovery for severe and enduring mental health service to support those complex males that not only have a diagnosed mental illness but that also present with an undiagnosed or early onset memory related condition.

The Jubilee Ward offers neurocognitive/dementia service for those showing agitated or aggressive behaviour.  We offer bespoke packages of care, tailored to individual needs, which support management at different stages of the care pathway.

 

As a Staff Nurse, your primary duties will be:

  • To ensure that you work as an effective member of the Multi-Disciplinary team.
  • Promote the best interests of the clients 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 work within the scope of professional practice.

 

What we can offer you:

  • Free on-site parking
  • Supplemented meals
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Birthday Holiday  - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Flexible benefits including reduced rates and access to new schemes including gym membership, IT technology (laptops / tablets / smartphones) and private healthcare
  • Access to development opportunities
  • Sponsorship of professional qualifications through our Individual Professional Development (IPD) panel
  • Leadership & management development
  • Long service award
  • Refer a friend bonuses
  • Relocation support (including payment for accommodation or moving costs) up to £3000 (Terms apply)

Priory’s Preceptorship Programme has been awarded the NHS England National Preceptorship for Nursing Quality Mark, meeting all core and a number of gold standards within the National Preceptorship Framework.

Our 12-month Preceptorship for nurses offers an introduction into clinical leadership whilst providing a bespoke programme of support, focusing on each Preceptee’s individual learning needs

Closing Date

30/11/2023