Registered Nurse Acute Ward
Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?
We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort. So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.
We are recruiting for enthusiastic and highly skilled Registered Nurses to join one of our teams within our Acute Mental Health Units:
Recliffe Ward- Male Ward
Walter Ward- Mixed Gender Ward
Blackwell Ward- Female Ward
We offer a warm and nurturing environment where people receive assessment and treatment working together to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life for everyone in our care.
Location: Priory Hospital Bristol, Heath House Lane, Stapleton, BS16 1EQPriory Group Division Healthcare Vacancy Type Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time Salary From £34,900 - £37,227 DOE Plus Enhancements + £5000 Welcome Bonus Relocation support up to £3000 depending on distance relocating Hours Full & part time available
About Priory Bristol
Bristol Hospital is rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) the Grade II listed hospital building is set in extensive grounds in the suburb Stapleton, just off the M32 and less than three miles from the centre of Bristol with free parking onsite.
There are 86 beds spread over eight wards offering a diverse range of services including Psychiatric Intensive Care (PICU), eating disorders, acute and rehab and recovery. This offers opportunities to gain experience of working in a number of different services.
The hospital is overseen by an approachable and dynamic senior management team and has excellent links with local universities, which provides plenty of opportunities to gain experience of dealing with complex cases.
Deliver high quality, service users focussed care
Participate in the development of new services and care pathways
Support the local implementation of the Group Nursing Strategy
Engage in continuous quality improvement within your service
Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications & Abilities
Registered nurse with active NMC PIN with 12 months post qualifying experience
Relevant clinical experience within Acute wards
Demonstrates a positive attitude and commitment to change, improvement and quality
Ability to develop and use flexible and innovative approaches to practise.
Excellent verbal , interpersonal and written communication skills
Priory Healthcare Benefits
Free on-site parking
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave
Enhanced maternity pay
Contributory pension scheme
Flexible benefits including reduced rates and access to new schemes including gym membership, IT technology (laptops / tablets / smartphones) and private healthcare
Access to development opportunities
Sponsorship of professional qualifications through our Individual Professional Development (IPD) panel
Leadership & management development
Long service award
Refer a friend bonuses
Relocation support (including payment for accommodation or moving costs) up to £3000 (Terms apply)
Additional benefits for nurses at Bristol:
Welcome bonus - T's & C's Apply.
Fully funded DBS
Fully funded NMC registration
Return to Practice support
CPD top up
Management and Leadership development opportunities
Our shift patterns are:
Day shifts - 7am to 7:30pm
Night shifts - 7pm to 7:30am