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About the role:

Uplands Independent Hospital is a Rehabilitation and Recovery service which is situated in Fareham where our multidisciplinary team offer high quality recovery focused care to adults with a range of mental health needs.

We are seeking to recruit a highly experienced and motivated Senior Staff Nurse to join our rehabilitation and recovery hospital in Fareham, who share our vision for high quality Mental Health recovery services and who want to make a difference.

Recovery can be a reality for everyone with Mental Health problems.

Focus on individual need, not diagnosis

Risks should be understood, but managed positively

Service users have a right to live in a decent, safe, caring environment with support to engage in and with their local community

Pathways to more independent living should be an integral part of support planning

Benefits of being a CareTech employee include:

  • £36,500 salary
  • £1,000 loyalty bonus on completion of 1-year service
  • 33 days’ annual leave including bank holidays
  • Access to advanced/specialist training
  • Hours of work will be 37.5 hours per week; delivered by 5 shifts per week which may include nights, 2 of which are supernumerary.

    The post holder will also share a management on call rota.
  • Career progression path within the company

  • Employee Assistance Helpline
  • Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Retail discount vouchers
  • DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us
  • Free on-site parking

Key Responsibilities for the role include:

  • Ensuring compliance with CQC requirements
  • Acting as Infection Control Lead
  • Monitoring and delivery of a range of audits and checks to ensure safe and effective practice
  • Leadership of the Hospital governance process
  • Investigation of accidents and incidents to ensure learning and reduction of risk
  • Provision of high quality, recovery based nursing support to service users
  • Deputising for the Registered Hospital Manager
  • Work with other members of the senior management team to ensure that the service is safe, effective, commercially successful and achieves compliance with all statutory standards

About CareTech:

CareTech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services.

CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions.

We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care.  We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our residents  To enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to deliver first class care.

Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.

Successful candidates will be contacted within 7 working days.


  • Start: Immediate
  • Rate: £36.5k per year
  • Location: Fareham, Hampshire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: The Talent Hub
  • Contact: Bethany Cook-Naisbett
  • Tel: 01707652053
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: UP-QGDMANA
  • Posted: 2017-05-19 17:04:54 -

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