Learning Disabilities and Autism Nurse - female

Job Description

Location: Bristol

Thornbury Community Services - Mental Health division are looking for an all-female staff team who can offer regular, consistent shifts on a weekly basis. 

We are recruiting female Learning Disabilities and Autism Nurse to join our service and provide consistent and continuous care to a 24/7, 5:1 package of care for a young female in Bristol.

Applications from female RNLDs will only be considered due to the complex needs of the client.

Do you have -

  • A minimum of 12 months UK based care experience within the last 2 years of working with adolescents and adults who have a primary diagnosis of a mental disorder?
  • Experience working with clients who have extreme challenging behaviours?
  • Confidence when managing risks out in the community and effectively being able to de-escalate stressful situations?
  • Training and experience in using Physical Intervention as a last resort?
  • Training in de-escalation techniques?
  • A current driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes is desirable.

Why join us?

  • Support when needed 24/7 from our dedicated team.
  • Rotas provided a month in advance.
  • Excellent pay rates with mileage and travel covered.
  • Paid training provided to all staff.

This can be a challenging role, so we are looking for applicants that are resilient and hard working. 

You can either apply here or give our dedicated recruitment team an email - mhrecruitment@thornburycommunityservices.co.uk.