Band 6 Community Mental Health Nurse (Rec & Rehab)

St Peter Port, Guernsey, Crown Dependencies
£ 36000 - 48400 Per year
Full time
Job level
Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Qualified (non-manager)
31 Jul 2020
4 Sep 2020

Job Description

Our client is the major Health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey , in the Channel Islands; we are seeking a committed and experienced Band 6 Senior Staff Nurse to join their Community Adult Recovery and Rehabilitation Mental Health Team.

The team comprises; Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Mental Health Nurses and Support Workers who support patients suffering with a severe mental illness, who require intensive treatment and interventions.

Working within a multi-disciplinary specialist service providing treatments for people experiencing severe and enduring mental health problems, the team reduces the frequency of hospital admissions and length of stay; reduce/minimise symptoms of mental illness and increase independence and social inclusion.

Please note; Guernsey has adopted the AfC banding system, but have applied their own salary scale.

The current Guernsey Band 6 salary is up to £47,094 plus an annual bonus of £1,286 and higher penalty rates; 36% evening/Saturday and 72% Sunday/BH.

Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for any NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.

The island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain's finest and best-kept beaches , an especially mild and sunny climate , and an offbeat, historic harbour town in St. Peter's Port, the island's capital.

This unique integrated health service delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients in the island's acute hospital complex, and supporting people with in the wider community.

Providing excellent Mental Health care, both inpatient and community-based which is reliant on Mental Health professionals recruited to a high standard.

Person requirements:

- Registered Mental Health Nurse with full NMC Registration.

- Two years current Band 5 Community and/or Acute Adult Mental Health experience including; assessments, risk management and crisis/acute community care planning.

- Completion of Mentorship qualification.

The benefits of working in Guernsey include:

- A higher-than-UK salary.

- A £11,144 bonus scheme; £1,286 at completion of 1 & 3 years service and £4,286 at 2 & 4 years (ongoing annual bonus thereafter)

- A flat rate 20% income tax.

- No Council tax or VAT

- A relocation payment of £5,000*

- Three months initial free accommodation*

- On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*

- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.

*Full T&C in relocation directive

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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.

Ref: MHC1104/GY

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