Staff Nurses (RMN), Maternity Leave

5 days left

dependent on exp (night enhancements at 20% basic salary
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Priory Group
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Job Type

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and  delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

The Priory Hospital – Altrincham is part of the Priory Group, Europe’s leading provider of specialist treatment in mental health.  The hospital has an established reputation for providing the highest standards of care together with an extensive range of clinical services.  The hospital has residential facilities for 50 patients as well as busy day care and outpatient services.

We currently have two vacancies for Staff Nurses within our acute adult and adolescent inpatient psychiatric services to cover maternity leave.  The posts are fixed term (6 months and 9 months) and are rotational to nights to weekends. 

The above role will be primarily focused around the effective delivery of clinical care and working towards improving standards within the clinical areas of the service.

 The post holder will be expected to have excellent interpersonal skills when liaising with members of the multi-disciplinary team, external agencies and organisations, patients and relatives.  The post holder should also have a good working knowledge of the mental health act.  Candidates will be expected to demonstrate genuine commitment and enthusiasm for working with these client groups. Experience in a related environment is essential.

  Nurse Careers @ Priory Group

We offer consistent support, training and professional development and we look to ensure that our Nurses do what they love..

What we’d like from you:
  • RMN Qualified
  • NMC (Nursing & Midwifery Council Registered)
  • Knowledge of the Mental Health Act
  • Patient centric & commitment to delivering high quality care
  • Fine tuned decision making skills
  • Excellent organisational capability
  • Effective communication skills
  • Flexibility and a strong “can do” attitude
 To find out more and apply, visit;133004972;e


About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.