Staff Nurse - Mental Health Inpatient

Band 5

Main area
Complex Care & Dementia
Band 5
75 hours per fortnight
Job ref
Bodmin Hospital
£22,128 - £28,746 per annum
26/04/2018 23:59

Thank you for your interest in working for Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Any general recruitment queries, please contact our recruitment team on 01726 873230

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust prides itself in striving to be an employer of choice.


All external appointments to the Trust will be required to attend a full Trust Corporate Induction which will be held at Carew House, Beacon Technology Park, Dunmere Road, Bodmin, PL31 2QN.

The induction programme is for all new staff and the length is dependent on the role you will be undertaking. It is an essential part of new staff training requirements and therefore attendance is mandatory.


Our Trust objectives are:

  • To deliver high quality care, safe and accessible services.
  • To maximise the potential of our workforce to deliver high quality care to patients
  • To achieve best value and ensure the Trust is sustainable and financially sound into the future
  • To diversify and develop services that meet commissioner and service user needs and expectations
  • To improve health and wellbeing by working in partnership to create life opportunities for our clients



We are looking to recruit an experienced RMN or RGN to support the development of our inpatient dementia services.

Working as part of a multidisciplinary team including, Nurse Consultant, Occupational Therapy, Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Psychiatrist you will support the team in delivering a personalized approach to care and treatment aimed at promoting the health and well-being of people with dementia in our care.

Successful applicants will provide assessment and treatment both on an individual and group basis to people with dementia. The post will be supported by the Deputy Ward Managers and Ward Manager.

The post holder will be passionate about working with people with dementia and their relatives/carers. They will be fully committed to providing innovative care and treatment that is evidence based within a specialist dementia unit.

The service provides statutory/essential and tailored training and support to meet individual requirements.

This is a full time post working 75 hours per fortnight.

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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

Karen Williams, Ward Manager, on 01208 251344.

If you have problems applying, contact

01726 873230