Learning Disability Nurse
- Job Reference: 00073570-1
- Date Posted: 14 May 2022
- Recruiter: CV-Library
- Location: Exeter, Devon
- Salary: £29,000 to £33,000
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
- Job Type: Permanent
Are you a Registered Learning Disability Nurse looking for a new opportunity to work in an organisation that will help you to develop and achieve your goals to become the best you can be? If so, you're in luck. Join our team in Exeter and enjoy a £5,000 Welcome Bonus, there is also a great additional bonus of £1,000 - £1,500 for specific responsibilities
As an experienced Nurse from the NHS or private sector, you'll join the team at Spring House as a Registered Learning Disability Nurse working [37.5] hours per week (12.5 hour shifts), where you will change lives for the better.
Your career at 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.
We encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19. As such, you will need to have had your Covid Vaccine to be eligible for this position
What you will be doing
As a qualified Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) , you will ensure people with 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 practiceThe shift patterns include working nights and weekends, 3-4 days a week.
Where you will be working
Location: Spring House, Matford Road, Exeter, EX2 4PD
Spring House, set in the heart of Exeter is a registered care service for people with a learning disability and/or autism who may also have associated sensory, communication and physical needs as well as behaviours seen as challenging
Standard shifts are 12 hours a day, working 3 days one week, 4 days the next.
What you will get
Annual salary of £29,000 - £33,000
Additional £1,000 - £1,500 bonus for additional specific responsibilities
£5,000 welcome bonus
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Enhanced Maternity Package
Flexible working opportunities
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check 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. 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 an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
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 an Enhanced DBS disclosure