Preceptee Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00095083-1
  • Date Posted: 2 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Caerphilly, Gwent
  • Salary: £29,500
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

You've just qualified as a nurse. Congrats. 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 Cefn Carnau where you will ensure adults with a primary diagnosis of a learning disability who may also present with mental illness, personality disorders and an autistic spectrum condition 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.

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 practice
Where you will be working

Location: Cefn Carnau Lane, Caerphilly, South Wales, CF83 1LX

You will be working at Cefn Carnau; a low secure/rehabilitation service for adults with a primary diagnosis of a learning disability who may also present with mental illness, personality disorders and an autistic spectrum condition.

The programmes provided at the service, include a sex offender treatment programme, anger management, trauma therapy, art psychotherapy together with bespoke psychological sessions aimed at people with learning disabilities.

What you will get

Annual Salary of £29,500 (37.5 hour week)
£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
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
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 over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move.

Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally.

The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

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