Practice Development Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Acute
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
334-ADD-1009579-TRAC
Site
Maudsley Hospital
Town
London
Salary
£31,878 - £42,046 p.a inc.
Closing
25/04/2018 23:59
Interview date
26/04/2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 Nurse Practice Development Nurse (PDN) Aubrey Lewis 3 Ward at the Maudsley Hospital. Aubrey Lewis 3 Ward is a 19 bedded male acute ward. Aubrey Lewis 3 Ward has a progressive, motivated and highly experienced team who are keen to support new staff.

The suitable candidate will be motivated and forward thinking, with a “can do” attitude. An experienced RMN who is enthusiastic about working with people with complex mental illness and who is able to demonstrate a real commitment to providing high quality and compassionate care. Working as part of a multi–disciplinary team you will have excellent communication skills and team working abilities. A key role of the Practice Development Nurse is to lead by example and be a role model for the nursing team. We are looking for an individual who is able to support junior staff and students in their professional development, through excellent and effective clinical leadership and sharing of knowledge.

The practice Development Nurse will work closely with the Ward Manager, Modern Matron and Clinical Nurse Specialist to promote effective leadership and support for patients, carers and all members of the team.

Excellent career progression, development and support for the right candidate. 

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Applicant requirements

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

If you would like to have an informal discussion, please feel free to get in touch.

Laura Daly, Ward Manager on 02032285303 / laura.daly@slam.nhs.uk

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