Registered General Nurse
Avesbury House is a 24 bedded low secure facility split into five independent living units, for men aged 18 years or older. We provide 24 hour specialist care and support for those with enduring mental health needs, often with forensic history. Avesbury House forms part of the North London Forensic service and is delivered in partnership with Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust.
Avesbury House is a place where patients are part of the team. We work together to build the confidence and skills to re-join a meaningful place in the community.
This is a role for a Registered General Nurse to take the lead role in the provision and facilitation of our patients physical and well-being. To work in partnership with the multi-disciplinary teams and liaising with other healthcare professionals, practice nurses, GPS and or hospitals. Taking responsibilities for well-being of our patients including making sure their physical, emotional and social needs are met. Writing records and keeping patients’ notes up-to date.
Giving advice, education and information about health conditions and ailments, stopping smoking and losing weight.
A lead for infection control.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.Disclosure
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.