Newly Qualified Nurse Preceptorship
- Job Reference: 00073565-1
- Date Posted: 14 May 2022
- Recruiter: CV-Library
- Location: Thatcham, Berkshire
- Salary: £24,347
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
- Job Type: Permanent
You've just qualified as a nurse, congratulations. Now you need to choose your first job; one that will give your career the best start; that won't drop you in the deep end.
When you join Elysium as a newly qualified Preceptee Nurse, you are automatically enrolled onto the RCN-accredited Preceptorship Academy. That's 12 months of expert support, training and supervision to help you apply your academic knowledge in real life situations.
You will be developed to grow into a confident, autonomous professional with refined skills, values and behaviours. That's on top of your new role helping to change the lives of others and making a difference.
As a qualified nurse you work 37.5 hours per week (12 hour shifts) at Thornford Park, where you will ensure people diagnosed with mental health conditions receive high-quality care, while 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.
Your personal development matters, after all, a better you means better care. So expect plenty of opportunities to continually develop yourself throughout your career with Elysium.
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.
Things that you will have
Relevant nursing qualification and registration
Strong team-working skills
High level of self-motivation and a flexible approach
Positive attitude and be naturally caring and compassionate.
Commitment to high-quality care and to values and evidence-based practiceWhere you will be working
Location: Thornford Park, Crookham Hill, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 8ET
You will work at Thornford Park which is a combination of medium secure and low secure units and rehabilitation flats. The service provides a seamless internal care pathway supporting and empowering patients in their recovery and rehabilitation.
You will work alongside the multidisciplinary to provide personalised assessment and treatment programmes for males with mental illness/ complex care needs as well as those with personality disorder. Service users may have histories of offending and/or may have failed in previous placements.
What you will get
Annual Salary of £28,531 (includes £2,200 for forensic allowance & £1,000 for location)
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 opportunitiesThere 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 fo[r 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