Salary: ?20,211.00 - ?26,822.00 pa (plus SAH Clinical Allowance of ?1,641.00 pa, pro-rata, and duty pay)
Hours: 37.5 per week
The National Brain Injury Centre, Kemsley, part of the Neuropsychiatry service, has vacancies for Full time Staff Nurses/Senior Staff Nurses Band 5 to work on DAY/NIGHT duty.
This specialist service for adults aged 18-65 leads the field in Neurobehavioural rehabilitation for adults with acquired brain injury and will soon be opening a service for adolescents
Experience of or an interest in working with adults with brain injury and challenging behaviours would be an advantage.
The National Brain Injury Centre provides both preceptorship and induction packages for successful applicants, and offers many opportunities for professional development and clear career pathways within the field of brain injury rehabilitation.
Staff Nurses/Senior Staff Nurses (RMN/RNLD): We are looking for newly qualified nurses/recently qualified nurses who would like to develop their experience as a qualified nurse within a neurobehavioural setting.
Closing Date: Friday 21st January 2011
St Andrew's is the UK's largest mental health charity. We offer specialist, secure services for men, women, adolescents and older people across mental health, learning disability, brain injury, and degenerative disorders such as Huntington's and Alzheimer's. Putting service users' needs at the heart of everything we do, we have built an innovative culture of clinical expertise.
The St Andrew's Academic Centre at Northampton, part of The Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, is dedicated to world-class research and teaching. For appropriate appointees the Institute of Psychiatry may consider honorary academic status. St Andrew's also works closely with the University of Northampton and other leading universities in training mental health professionals for the nation.
Our benefits include:
Group Personal Pension Scheme
Subsidised Staff Restaurant
Free Car Parking
Sports Facilities (gym, pool, squash court)
Perkz - Retail Discount Scheme