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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/06/2020.

Full-Time RMN - Weaver Lodge

Job Reference: J162-A-20-1066

Alternative Futures Group
Weaver Lodge, Winsford
£26,010 - £32,251

Weaver Lodge Treatment and Recovery Centre in Winsford, Cheshire, is a twenty bedded Mental Health Rehabilitation Centre. Weaver Lodge specialises in the rehabilitation of people with severe and enduring mental health conditions.

We aim to develop the skills to reintegrate successfully back into their communities with the support of a strong MDT, including an occupational therapist, Responsible Clinician and nursing team including support staff.

We pride ourselves on our community links and the support they give to ensure our service users can meet their vocational and community network needs to support them on discharge.

Weaver Lodge has up to a two year pathway that promotes discharge from day one. We have a full assessment route for both the nursing and occupational therapist team that is reviewed within the MDT and goals set in collaboration with the service user on a monthly basis.

There are training opportunities for all staff including mental health awareness, care certificate and health and safety as well as on the job coaching and other external opportunities.

We offer regular supervisions and appraisals to ensure consistency and support is offered to our team.

Weaver Lodge is looking for a Mental Health Nurse with the same high standards and forward-thinking skills to join their team and develop their clinical skills by using evidence based practice as a standard delivery model.

Nurses at Weaver Lodge must be prepared to demonstrate their ability to continually develop both personally & professionally and be motivated to work towards further improving the standards of clinical care within the service. Candidates should be passionate about delivering person centred care, want to work collaboratively with the people they support and use every opportunity to inspire hope within their relationships. AFG also offer career progression within the organisation which is strongly encourage to all nurses at Weaver Lodge.

If you are looking at a Preceptorship, please let us know first so that we can advise you further.

(Although you will work most of your shifts at the above named service, you may be required to work at alternative services across Cheshire therefore all contracts state Cheshire as location).

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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