Offering three months free accommodation - applications are invited from enthusiastic graduate or soon-to-qualify Mental Health Nurses with a committment to working with an Acute Admissions Unit to join the service on the beautiful Island of Guernsey, in the Channel Islands.
A comprehensive one-year Preceptorship program is offered and new nurses are supported through this crucial stage of their career with the typical warmth and welcome extended to all newcomers to the Island.
The Acute Adult Service comprises multi-speciality Inpatient facility and offers an excellent opportunity to develop skills across a wide range of Mental Health sub-specialities.
Please note; Guernsey has adopted the AfC banding system, but have applied their own salary scale.
The current Guernsey Band 5 salary is up to £37,676 plus an annual bonus of £1,286 and higher unsocial hours enhancements; 36% evening/Saturday and 72% Sunday/BH.
Annual leave starts at 36 days up to 42 days with full credit for NHS service for annual leave and sick leave.
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.
This unique integrated health service delivers a diverse range of services including diagnosing and treating patients in the island's acute hospital complex, and supporting people with in the wider community.
Guernsey provides excellent care, supported by modern equipment and reliant on Mental Health Nurses recruited to a high standard.
Registered or soon to qualify Mental Health Nurse with (or soon to be eligible for) NMC Registration.
This post is specifically open to enthusiastic graduate Nurses who are able to demonstrate specific interest and placement experience in Acute Adult services and a genuine interest in developing into this sector further.
The benefits of working in Guernsey include:
- A higher-than-UK salary.
- A £11,144 bonus scheme; £1,286 at completion of 1 & 3 years service and £4,286 at 2 & 4 years (ongoing annual bonus thereafter)
- A flat rate 20% income tax.
- No Council tax or VAT
- A relocation payment of £5,000*
- Three months initial free accommodation*
- On-site Staff Accommodation or a generous allowance for private rental accommodation*
- A continental lifestyle, where the people are friendly, and crime is very low.
*Full T&C in relocation directive
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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.