Mental Health Band 5 Staff Nurse - Acute

£28,000 - £33,000 yearly
  • Jarrodean Healthcare Recruitment
  • Guernsey
  • 07 Mar, 2018
Permanent Health Care

Job Description

Our client is the major Health facility on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands; we are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Staff Nurse to join their Mental Health Team.

Please note: Guernsey has adopted the Agenda for Change banding system, but applied their own salary scales, as above.
Combined with the lower tax rate and no VAT, this equates to a salary of over one band higher than the UK.

The Island of Guernsey is in the Channel Islands and has a population of 65,000. It has some of Britain's finest and best-kept beaches, an especially mild and sunny climate, and an offbeat, historic harbour town in St. Peter's Port, the island's capital.

Our client delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients with mental illnesses in the hospital complex, while also supporting people in the wider community.

Person requirements:
Registered Mental Health Nurse with valid NMC Registration.

A minimum of one year's post-graduate Acute Mental Health experience.
Be working towards, or to show willingness to undertake further education.

The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- A higher-than-UK salary
- A £10,000 bonus scheme paid over four years; £1,000 at completion of one and three years service and £4,000 at two and four years.
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- A relocation package and on-site Staff Accommodation or subsidised rental accommodation provided.
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.

For an overall summary of all our Mental Health jobs click HERE.

If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.