Staff Nurse & Preceptorship Aberbeeg
RMN/RNLD/ Staff Nurse at Aberbeeg
Are you a Registered Staff Nurse looking for a new opportunity to work in an organisation that will help to develop you to achieve your goals to become the best you can be?
Your career within Elysium will be enjoyable and rewarding as you develop specialist skills and make a real difference for some of the most vulnerable people in society.
It's a career that you can take pride in and enjoy. It's what delivering great healthcare should feel like.
Application closing date: 30/09/19
Location: Pendarren Court, Aberbeeg, Abertillery, NP13 2DA
What you will be doing
As a qualified RMN/RNLD/ nurse - either with experience or a preceptee - you will ensure mental health conditions receive high-quality care, while also supporting your colleagues and promote good teamwork.
No two days are the same, with plenty to keep you engaged and motivated, but also a good amount of routine.
You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn't like a free massage at work?
There are also career development opportunities, with a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, we can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
Things that you will have:
- A relevant nursing qualification and registration
- Strong team-working skills
- A high level of self-motivation and a flexible approach
- A positive attitude and be naturally caring and compassionate
- A commitment to high-quality care and to values and evidence-based practice
The service operates 24/7. You will work shift patterns including weekends, bank holidays and nights. Standard shifts are 12 hours a day, working 3 days one week, 4 days the next.
Where you will be working
Aberbeeg is a low secure service for men which aims to make sure that each Service User receives an individualised formulation of needs, to ensure that the care and treatment delivered is appropriate. Aberbeeg is located within the boundaries of the county borough of Blaina Gwent, set in 11.5 acres of land with beautiful views of the Welsh countryside.
Each Service User has an ensuite bedroom which they can personalise to their taste. There is a dining room, games room with a pool table, various computer games and a console along with a refreshments area. The ward is decorated in calming colours with new and comfortable furniture and the communal areas are wide, light and spacious. The lounge leads directly to the safe garden. The ward area hosts a therapy area, a practice kitchen, space for arts and crafts, and a Wellbeing area with a running machine, a rowing machine and an exercise bike. There are computers for Service Users to access as part of educational activities and for them to stay in touch with friends and family. Laundry facilities are there for Service Users to use with assistance, as part of their assessment of skills, should they need it.
What you will get
- Annual top end salary of a Nurse GBP34,083
- Preceptorship Salary GBP28,000
- The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
- Free meals and parking
- Wellbeing support and activities
- Career development and training
- Pension contribution
- Life Assurance
- Enhanced Maternity Package
- Flexible working opportunities
There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care.
Each and every employee is valued and supported, as everyone has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is only with the dedication, passion and hard work from staff that excellent care programs that truly benefit the service users can be delivered.
With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.