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Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Mental Health Nursing
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
371-HOI258-B
Site
EMI Rowan Ward Prospect Park Hospital
Town
Reading
Salary
£22,128 to £28,746 per annum
Closing
01/03/2018 23:59

These are the values that we live by at Berkshire Healthcare:

  • Caring for and about you is our top priority
  • Committed to providing good quality, safe services
  • working Together with you to develop innovative solutions

We welcome people who share these values to come and work for us.

Please find attached the behaviour framework that underpins these values for this job role.


 

Are you an RN/RMN/RLD looking to work within the specialism of dementia?

If you have a keen interest in the specialist field of dementia- either with a wealth of experience or just beginning your journey within dementia care, then we would be delighted to hear from you.
Prospect Park Hospital has a purpose built high quality environment specifically for dementia- care with wide wandering corridors, sensory rooms and utilising latest research base regarding reminiscence equipment we have a ‘pop up ‘ pub.

We are looking for either registered mental health nurses, registered adult or learning disability nurses to join our fabulous team to continue to the fantastic work we are all exceptionally proud of.
Why work with us?

We provide vital support to patients and families affected by dementia. We provide both clinical and emotional support, practical advice and therapeutic interventions to ensure patients have the best quality care during their hospital stay.

This is a real opportunity to utilise both physical health and mental health nursing clinical and assessment skills, work within an exciting multi-disciplinary team and be at the forefront of delivering an excellent service.

Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust’s ethos is to support and develop the workforce to continue the outstanding work we do on a day-to day basis. We have a strong compassionate, mentoring and coaching ethos and we will fully support your transition into the service. You will have a tailored development programme, specific to your individual needs to support you on this exciting journey.
If you are a newly qualified nurse, then we have an excellent Trust and In-patient preceptorship programme to support you on your journey. If you have a wealth of experience within your nursing career we would welcome the opportunity to share your knowledge and skills and help shape our service further.

What would we like from you?

Forward- thinking, passion and a person centred ethos, a commitment and desire to make a difference and a genuine interest in developing your career within dementia further.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Gemma Wilson, telephone 07734923894, email Gemma.Wilson@berkshire.nhs.uk

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