Charge Nurse - RMN / RNLD

34000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP34000 - GBP35000/annum + GBP2,100 welcome bonus
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Charge Nurse ( RMN / RNLD ) - Mental Health Hospital

Service Type: Mental Health Hospital

Location: Colchester

Salary: up to GBP35,000 per annum (negotiable depending upon experience)

Hours: full time

Shifts: flexible (days, nights or weekends)

Contract: Permanent

** GBP2,100 welcome bonus for all new nurses! **

Service Details / Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified and experienced RMN or RNLD to work within a prestigious private hospital in Colchester. This is 47 bedded mental health hospital for Autism and Personality Disorders.

The Charge Nurse will be expected to act as a member of the nursing team whilst taking on management responsibilities. It is the duty of the Charge Nurse to act in the capacity of a mentor to newly qualified nurses.

The hospital is committed to the development and well-being of staff and offers a benefits package to reflect this. Nurses have access to many excellent benefits and all nurses joining receive a GBP2,100 welcome bonus! See details below of further benefits on offer.

Person Specification:

Applicants should be qualified to practice as a mental health nurse ( RMN / RNLD ) within the UK. Applicants must therefore hold a valid PIN and be eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.

Further skills/experience required are as follows;

- All candidates must have good knowledge of the nursing process, Care Programme approach, and mental health legislation.

- Fine tuned decision making skills

- Excellent organisational capability

- Effective communication skills

- Flexibility and a strong "can do" attitude

Employee Benefits:

- GBP2,100 welcome bonus, paid over 3 instalments

- Relocation fees available

- Overtime rates available

- NMC Fee paid for first year

- A competitive salary

- Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training, including CPD

- Online benefits and cashback rewards

- SMART Pension option

For more information or to apply for the role please call Sophie Cook on (Apply online only) and email your CV to