Senior Staff Nurse – New Men’s Medium Secure Ward
Salary: up to £35,500 plus enhancements
Our Medium Secure Service offers specific treatment programmes for both male and female patients who require specialist forensic input. The care and treatment offered is based on a multidisciplinary therapeutic programme focused on individual patients. We are looking for experienced nurses to join our Men’s Medium Service.
This is a new ward that will form part of an established and successful medium secure male service. You will work closely with the other male wards and clinical teams to ensure the pathways between the wards/services are maximised and meet patients’ needs as they progress through treatment and recovery.
Some of the main duties of a Senior Staff Nurse are to:
You will have in depth experience of working with challenging patients in a mental health service. Being a strong team player, you will be able to build and maintain effective relationships across clinical teams. You will have good interpersonal skills with the ability to develop rapport with patients. You will also be highly resilient, able to work under pressure and have good problem solving skills. You will have an active NMC registration and have completed your preceptorship.
Our patients and your colleagues will expect you to live the St Andrew’s CARE values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence every single day.
We offer an excellent package that includes: