£30000 - £33000 per annum
19 days ago
Vetro have a superb new opportunity in Reading for a Staff Nurse RMN at a 24 hour specialist care and support service for people with severe and enduring mental health needs. Service users have normally come from a hospital environment or have been sectioned under the Mental Health Act.
About the role:
You will be working at the modern, purpose-built home with 13 en-suite bedrooms, it is specifically designed with facilities to fully prepare patients for independence in the community. The focus of the service is on independent living skills as well as social inclusion, education and employment engagement. There are close links with the local community for residents to access local college, work placements and amenities.
As a Qualified Nurse - you will ensure adults with mental health conditions receive high-quality care, while also supporting your colleagues and promoting good teamwork.
No two days are the same, with plenty to keep you engaged and motivated, but also a good amount of routine.
There are also career development opportunities, with a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, you will receive the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
You will be used to delivering high-quality person-centred care, with the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team.
With flexibility and self-motivation, you will have excellent communication skills and an understanding of the importance of the therapeutic social environment, while enjoying the satisfaction that comes with seeing people in your care improve.
A relevant nursing qualification and registration
Strong team-working skills
A high level of self-motivation and a flexible approach
A positive attitude and be naturally caring and compassionate
A commitment to high-quality care and to values and evidence-based practice
Salary & Benefits:
Annual salary of £30,000 - £33,000 per annum 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.
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Career development and training
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*