Lead Nurse – Men’s Service, Medium and Low Secure LD and ASD Pathway - Northampton

Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circa £50,000 + Benefits
29 Apr 2014
27 May 2014
Job Type

St Andrew’s is the UK’s leading charity providing specialist NHS care and a unique and influential pioneer in mental health, with a reputation grown over 175 years.  We believe in a whole person approach, integrating physical and mental healthcare and offering outstanding quality and value to our NHS customers.  St Andrew’s was named Mental Health Provider of the Year in 2012 by Laing & Buisson.

In Northampton, the St Andrew’s Academic Centre, a partnership with the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London, is dedicated to world-class research and teaching and we work closely with many leading universities in training mental health professionals for the nation.

Our Lead Nurses provide visible and effective leadership, direction and management of the nursing profession and our nursing staff within our Clinical Services.  We are currently looking to recruit a Lead Nurse for the Learning Disability and ASD Pathway to work across our Medium and Low Secure Men’s Service in Northampton.  This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre person to lead on these Treatment Pathways.  The ideal candidate will be a registered nurse (RNLD/RMN) with significant in depth experience and knowledge of both LD and ASD, and have a strong track record of leading large nursing teams within a similar environment.

Applying via this website will take you to the vacancy on the St Andrew's website. You will need to complete our online application form and attach your CV in order to be considered for this role.

Closing Date: 6 May 2014

Interview Date: 15 May 2014