- Acute Services
- Band 5
- 37.5 hours per week
- Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark
- Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark - London
- £25,681 - £34,495 p.a. inc HCAs
- 29/04/2018 23:59
Info About the Service
Our Acute Pathway provides a central role to inpatient care at across all our sites, delivering a broad spectrum of expert services to service users and carers.
Acute wards offer psychiatric assessment, care and treatment in hospital, which helps reduce risk to self and others.
Our service brings together teams of health and social care professionals, including nurses, social workers and psychiatrists.
Why Work Here
Our purpose is to support all staff with good experiential learning, regular supervision, access to training and a continuous programme of professional development inclusive of preceptorship, mentorship and revalidation. We also provide a wide range of specialist SLAM courses such as CBT, Physical Health Care, Mindfulness and also external training up to and including Masters level.
We have a strong focus on staff well-being and support and believe in investing in our workforce to provide stability, consistency and a healthy safe professional group.
As well as a robust support package, you’ll benefit from regular individual and group supervision and an appraisal, and access to a Preceptorship and Mentorship to help you develop. Our 9 month Preceptorship programme is for newly qualified nurses and nurses that have not completed this type of programme and helps a nurse to fully embed their skills. Once the programme is completed you will receive an increment and increase and you will also receive your annual increment.
We are committed to helping to develop the people that come to work with us. We know that the Trust can only be as good as the people who work here and we’ll invest in you to maximise that potential. That’s why we really welcome and value people so highly. In short, if you’ve got what it takes we’d be delighted for you to come and work with us.
- Croydon - Bethlem Royal Hospital, Beckenham London
- Lambeth - Lambeth Hospital, Stockwell London
- Lewisham - University Lewisham Hospital, Catford London
- Southwark - Maudsley Hospital, Denmark Hill, London
Patient Age Group: 18 - 65
Registered Mental Health and Learning Disabilities Nurses. We also take Newly Qualified RMNs and RNLDs qualifying in 2018
If successful at shortlisting stage you will be invited to an assessment on the Friday, 18th May 2018 at the ORTUS learning and events centre.
**Please note that we are currently underrepresented on these wards by male staff and strongly encourage male applicants to apply.**
If you are interested in visiting a ward please see contact details for Ward Managers below:
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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Further details / informal visits contact
Laura Daly 0203 228 5303, Aubrey Lewis 3
Bhirun Balgobin 0203 228 2084, John Dickson
Eunice Adeshokan 0203 228 0245, Powell Ward
Ian Spicer 0203 228 0234, Clare Ward
Eleanor Kempsey 02032286281, Rosa Parks
Gift Sangare 02032286216, Luther King
John Clark 02032284023, Gresham 2
Elita Chumpuka 02032287718, Tyson West 1
If you have problems applying, contact
- 0203 228 2608