Learning Disabilites/Childrens Registered Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Registered Nurse
Band 5
12 month fixed term contract
37.5 hours per week, full time
Job ref
£22,128 - £28,746 per annum
29/03/2018 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



Come and contribute your nursing skill to providing provide a warm and homely environment that meets the emotional, physical, cultural, religious and spiritual needs of the child or young adult requiring a residential short break

Residential Short Break Respite Home.
Children’s Services are looking to recruit to our Nursing Team at Layland. Layland is a four bedded home which provides short breaks for children with a learning disability and complex health needs. This post will include days, weekend and night work.

This is a 12 month fixed term contract, full time post and will be primarily based in Layland, although the post holder may be required to work at the other short break site on occasion. We are looking for a qualified Children’s Nurse or Learning disability nurse with very good physical health skills, to work with us. Experience of working with Children with disabilities and health needs is essential, but support, supervision, training and teamwork will be provided

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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

Sharon Fisher: 01579 345786

If you have problems applying, contact

01726 873230