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Lead Nurse

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  • Sector:

    Vetro Nursing, Mental Health & Learning Disabilities Nursing, General Nursing

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  • Salary:

    £36000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Free meals, parking, pension, life assurance.

  • Contact:

    Gareth Price

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  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Gareth Price

We are recruiting, unhindered by the COVID-19 pandemic during this time of even greater need!
Vetro have a fantastic new opportunity for a Lead Nurse at a purpose-built 75 bed hospital in Somerset that provides care for for men and women with mental health problems. Along with extensive benefits, the salary for this full time position will range from £46,000 - £55,000 depending on experience. The service operates 24/7. You will work shift patterns including weekends, bank holidays and nights. Standard shifts are 12 hours a day, working 3 days one week, 4 days the next.
About The Role:
As a qualified RMN/RNLD you will provide a high profile, visible clinical leadership to the hospital wide nursing team. You will promote and safeguard the well-being and interests of all patients, employees and visitors. You will ensure that standards of patient care are maintained at all times within the parameters of operational policies and governing legislation.
RMN/RNLD with a valid NMC pin
Educated to degree level, or professional equivalent
At least 5 years’ post qualification experience
Management and leadership experience

Desirable, but not essential attributes include:

Educated to higher degree level
Therapeutic Qualification
Recent teaching qualification or equivalent experience

Salary & Benefits:
Annual salary of £46,000 - £55,000 depending on experience
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Career development and training
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity Package
Flexible working opportunities

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.
**If this opportunity is of interest please click apply below with an up to date CV*