Charge Nurse

£36,150.81 - 36,150.81 per year
03 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
Amore .
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Charge Nurse
Job Type

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.



Priory Lakeside View cares for men and women with mental health needs in both an acute setting and a locked personality disorder treatment and rehabilitation setting.

The hospital has 32 beds comprising of 16 personality disorder rehabilitation beds and 16 acute mental health beds.

Lakeside View’s versatility allows us to manage complex needs in a safe and therapeutic environment, and to support and promote independence

An exciting opportunity has arisen at lakeside View for an enthusiatic individual to join our team.

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes.
  • Political awareness to influence change and develop a vision.
  • The ability to develop a spirit of cooperation in working towards shared goals.
  • A willingness to encourage and promote innovation and imaginative problem solving.
  • The ability to proactively work towards team decision making.
  To be successful they will need to:
  • Work alongside the ward manager to ensure compliance with audit requirements and lead implementation of recommendations.
  • Ensure compliance with legislative and professional standards.
  • Acts as clinical supervisor and ensures that all staff participate in clinical supervision.
  • Monitor, evaluate, and ensure effective use of resources within set budgets.
  • Operate effectively as a team member.
  • Promote effective decision making.
  • Act as mentor/preceptor and ensure the development of student nurses and other team members
  • Assess staff nurses within the competency development programme


About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.