Newly Qualified Nurses
Are you ready to empower your Mental health or Learning disabilities nursing career? Choosing your first nursing role is a difficult decision. We believe there’s nowhere better to start your career than St Andrew’s Healthcare. Here are seven reasons why: - You’ll be coming to a world-class facility with its own teaching hospital and academic centre - We’re a specialist charity that invests in innovative, patient-centric, holistic care - Chance to be part of an expert multi-disciplinary team working on highly complex cases - You will gain wide experience initially, then get to specialise in an area that interests you - Expect to earn over £29,000 (including Shift enhancements) in your first year - We offer a supportive preceptorship where you’re given a mentor to support you in your first six months - The cost of housing and living make Northampton a far more affordable place to live than major metropolitan centres – you live a great lifestyle Career empowerment for newly qualifieds Your career journey will start with a supportive preceptorship programme. Then you get to work in roles across different nursing Integrated Practice Units (IPU’s) to broaden your experience and expertise. Our Northampton Site houses all of ours IPU’s, including CAMHS, Learning Disabilities (LD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), men’s, women’s, Dementia and Huntington’s disease and brain injury. This allows you to specialise in the service of your interest and choice. That might be in outpatient, inpatient or rehabilitative care, or in supporting services such as nutrition, social work or behavioural health, patient education and engagement. We also uniquely offer a full DBT programme, opportunities to attend events and training, and life enhancing skills.