Are you a Registered Learning Disability Nurse looking for something different? Something better?
At the new Taliesin ward at Aberbeeg hospital, that is exactly what you can expect.
Not only has it been designed with a never-before-used (in the UK) open-plan nurses station, inspired by models in Denmark and the US, but new ideas from staff of all levels are encouraged, and are actively implemented!
As an experienced Nurse from the NHS or private sector, you'll join the team at Aberbeeg Hospital as a Learning Disability Nurse working 37.5 hours per week (12.5 hour shifts) and change lives for the better.
When you join Elysium you’ll be working for a company that will help you to develop and become the best you can be. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, we can give you the support and career development opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
Your career within Elysium will be enjoyable and rewarding as you develop specialist skills and make a real difference for some of the most vulnerable people in society.
You will also have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which is on-hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn’t like a free massage at work?
At Elysium it’s a career that you can take pride in and enjoy. It’s what delivering great healthcare should feel like.
Things that you will have:
- A relevant nursing qualification and registration
- Strong team-working skills
- A high level of self-motivation and a flexible approach
- A positive attitude and be naturally caring and compassionate
- A commitment to high-quality care and to values and evidence-based practice
Aberbeeg operates 24/7. As a Learning Disability Nurse, you will work shift patterns including weekends, bank holidays and nights. Standard shifts are 12.5 hours a day, working 3 days one week, 4 days the next.
Where you will be working
Location: Aberbeeg Hospital, Aberbeeg, Abertillery, NP13 2DA
You will be working as part of a multidisciplinary team in a new and modern medium secure ward for men at Aberbeeg hospital.
The hospital focuses on empowering recovery and independence through the least restrictive practices and vocational activities, including working with the in-house Aberbeeg radio station and our residential donkeys and goats.
Aberbeeg is located within the boundaries of the county borough of Caerphilly, set in 11.5 acres of land with beautiful views of the Welsh countryside.
What you will get
- Annual salary of £30,977 - £37,618 (37.5 hours per week) (Depending on Experience)
- Relocation Package available*
- Enjoy a £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 is 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 a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
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.
- Evidence Based Practice
- Learning Disabilities
- Positive Attitude
- Self Motivation