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Elton Unit, Walshaw Road, Bury, Lancashire, BL8 3AS

Priory Group Division



£33,416 - £38,705 p/a



Vacancy Type

Bank, Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Job Advert Role Description

The Elton Unit is a specialist care home providing care for adults with an acquired brain injury. We are part of the Priory Group of companies with different sites around the UK

You will be a Registered General Nurse, with clinical experience including leadership skills and an ability to mentor junior staff. The role will involve caring for adults with neuro-disability and complex physical needs, including tracheostomy and long term ventilation (for which full training will be given).

This is an excellent opportunity within a highly specialised field for the right nurses to join our busy team and enjoy new challenges in a fully supported role.

The desired requirements:-

•           Skilled in general nursing with the ability to prioritise effectively

•           Willingness to embrace new learning

•           Compassionate advocate for patients with complex physical and cognitive impairment

•           Ability to write comprehensive care plans and reports

•           Confident in problem solving


In return, we can offer:

•           Autonomous practice

•           Working with a committed, forward thinking and supportive team

•           Support and opportunities for continuing professional development

•           Contributory pension scheme

•           Access to regular clinical supervision 

•           Generous annual leave entitlement

•           Supplemented meals

•           Free parking

•           Corporate benefit package

•           NMC fee payment

•           Comprehensive induction process and supernumerary period

•           Training in specialist skills

•           Career progression ladder

•           Enhanced overtime rates

•           Awards for Long Service


Our shift patterns are:

Day shifts - 7:30am to 8:30pm

Night shifts - 8:15pm to 7:45am 

Applicants will be subject to recruitment and selection procedures designed to emphasise the Unit's commitment to the safeguarding of its service users.

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS 


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