Physical Health Nurse - The Woodhouse
Elysium Healthcare brings together a unique approach to the delivery of care where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital life.
The Woodhouse hospital is a 44-bed facility that provides a specialist treatment and rehabilitation service for men with complex conditions and challenging behaviours in small, units. Many patients at The Woodhouse present with co-morbid conditions such as mental health problems, personality disorder and forensic histories.
There are 2 clinical pathways at The Woodhouse hospital. These are an autistic spectrum condition pathway and a learning disability/locked rehabilitation pathway.
Hours per week: 37.5 (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm but may be some shift work)
Our Physical Health Nurse role involves:
All aspects of physical health needs of clients
Healthy lifestyle work
Infection control management
To work across all units at The Woodhouse
Work as part of a multidisciplinary team To be successful as a Physical Health Nurse, you'll need:
Previous experience in mental health, LD
Experience of diabetes, epilepsy
Public Health qualification or experience
Would suit a practice nurse or similar role experience
NMC valid PIN In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits:
About our benefits
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)
A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
Free meals while on duty
Employee Assistance Services
Continuous learning and development
Voluntary Benefits Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to a DBS disclosure
31000.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual + GBP31000 - GBP33000/annum