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Registered Nurse Team Leader *Internal Only* - Greengates

28,085 per annum + excellent benefits (pro rata for part time)

Job Ref: LW28
22.5 hours per week

Based at Greengates you will be responsible for encouraging and supporting service users to define and develop their chosen lifestyles through personal centred care in our residential services. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Nurse Team Leader to join the team.

Greengates is a 15 bedded home for residents with enduring mental health needs. We support individuals to be as independent as they are able to be, living their life in the way they choose, using a person centered approach.

We are looking for someone to join our team who is flexible, has a positive approach to supporting people, someone who will work well as part of the small established team; as well as some lone working, to continue to develop the service. Staff should be committed to providing meaningful community involvement and share the values and principles of positive behavioural support.

You will be expected to support the residents in a person centred way, promoting the Trust values and vision. Good communication skills are essential, as well as recent experience of support planning and strengths-based risk assessment and management.

Previous experience of supporting people with mental health difficulties and leading team working is essential.

Essential Skills:

  • Registered Nurse qualification and active NMC pin number
  • Strong leadership skills promoting good care practice
  • Be able to deputise in the manager’s absence
  • Flexible, motivated, innovative, creative, enthusiastic, committed to delivering a high quality service which places service users at the heart of the practice
  • Good communication skills
  • Supervision of junior staff
  • IT skills
  • Team-working

In return, we will offer you some excellent benefits including:

  • Up to 26 days’ holiday and 8 days’ bank holiday entitlement
  • Family friendly/work-life balance policies
  • Company pension scheme & private health care scheme (BHSF)
  • Free parking at most Trust services
  • Comprehensive induction and learning and development opportunities
  • Access to all levels of training appropriate to your role and career progression with the Trust.

We pride ourselves with being able to offer staff opportunities to develop and progress their careers within Milestones Trust.

For an informal discussion about the job role please contact Neil on 01179 236067.
To apply please complete the below application form and email it to

Milestones Trust is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all the individuals that it supports, it expects the same commitment from all employees.
If successful at interview an enhanced DBS check will take place. (Formerly CRB)
A criminal record is not necessarily a barrier to recruitment.
Committed to Equality and Diversity for all Registered Charity No. 294377.

Closing Date: 16 November 2018  

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