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Staff Nurse (Rmn/Rnld) - Diss

ID: NKJ5024
Location: Diss
Date Added: Jan 09, 2019
Pay: £31,321 per annum
Work Hours: Full Time
Charge Nurse
Senior Nurse
Contact Phone: 0116 461 0133
Contact Email: nizaam.karatella@bigbearrecruitment.com

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Big Bear Recruitment are currently on the lookout for an experience Registered Mental Health Nurse and/or a Learning Disability Nurse to be a part of a growing nearby Diss on the Norfolk and Suffolk border.


The Hospital has a total of 90 beds, all treating patients with Learning Disabilities and some of which who have been diagnosed under the Mental Health Act. There is though a mixture of patients at the Hospital, both within the Low and Medium Secure Wards; ranging from those with Autism and other AS Disorders, to those with a history of Addictions and Substance Misuse.


The Hospital has gone through a considerable period of growth and improvement over the past 12 months, both with Staffing levels and facilities and where once “Requiring Improvement”, is now is fully compliant with CQC Regulations and performing “Good” in all areas; the most recent Report being in August 2018.


Situated between the towns of Diss and Eye, the Service is commutable from the major cities of Ipswich, Norwich and Bury St Edmunds and has convenient transport links to and from the area.


Due to how the challenging nature of the role, we are ideally looking for candidates who have a minimum of a year of experience, preferably within Learning Disabilities and/or within a similar environment, but there is the possibility of a Preceptor Nurse being considered.


If this is an opportunity you think you would be interested in, Apply for this position now!


What you can take advantage of and expect to receive in return:

  • 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 bank holidays increasing to 30 days plus bank holidays with length of service
  • Extra Service Annual leave awards
  • CPD Top up
  • An employee assistance programme
  • Free meals/refreshments when on duty
  • Free car parking
  • NMC Payment in full
  • Signing on/Welcome Bonus
  • Relocation Support
  • Payment into the pension scheme
  • Donation to a charity of their choice


As a Registered Nurse, you will need to have a current RGN/RMN/RNLD NMC registration, the most up to date clinical practices and experience of producing well-developed care plans and detailed risk assessments.


If you have the unique qualities required for this role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application!

If you would like to set up a meeting to go and view the service, get a feel for the environment and discuss possible employment opportunities then please Call 0116 2081280 or click Apply Now!