Mental Health Staff Nurse - Dementia Care
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, England
We are seeking a capable and enthusiastic Staff Nurse to join our client's Dementia Ward at their Mental Health Unit, based in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire , a former mill town on the edge of the Pennines (15 minutes from Leeds by train).
This is a full-time post, but our client is open to hearing from applicants seeking to negotiate a part-time opportunity.
Our client is a key provider of UK independent mental health care, dedicated to helping improve people's health and wellbeing by offering a high standard of services and dedicated care programmes. This is a newly-opened ward supporting 10 males with dementia and challenging behaviours.
The successful candidate will provide strong clinical support and liaise with external agencies, familes and friends to ensure that patients receive care that is individually tailored to their needs.
Registered Mental Health Nurse with full NMC registration
Minimum of six months' post-registration clinical experience in a Dementia care setting.
Up-to-date knowledge of the Mental Health Act.
In addition to the salary and excellent working conditions, the benefits of working for this company include:
- Company pension; including optional SMART/Salary Sacrifice Pension scheme.
- Up to 25 days annual leave plus Bank holidays
- A range of additional benefits using the salary sacrifice scheme , including Childcare Vouchers and reduced tax and NI on a car/bicycle, resulting in an overall increase in your take-home pay.
- A range of high street/online vouchers and gift cards.
Medic International is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Mental Health staff. As a nurse-led consultancy, we are in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.
We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.
To view a summary of Medic International's Mental Health vacancies please click HERE .
- £ 27000 - 30000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 10 Jan 2017
Closes 9 Feb 2017
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