Staff Nurse - Broadmoor Hospital

West London NHS Trust
£38,720 to £45,769 a year Inclusive of all allowances
Closing date
7 Jun 2023

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Broadmoor Hospital High Security

Registered Mental Health Nurse / Learning Disability Nurse.

Registered with NMC as Mental Health Nurse / Learning Disability Nurse

Staff Nurse Band 5 �38,720 to �45,769 P/A Inc of all Allowances

Salary Includes an amazing �6000 Recruitment & Retention Premia for High Secure Services.

Up to �8000 relocation allowance can be accessed , to bring you closer to work, criteria applies.

Not accepting overseas applications on this vacancy

Please only apply if you Hold a Current UK NMC Registration , or are due to complete your UK Nursing Programme in 2023/2024.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for skilled and passionate Band 5 Nurses, newly qualified and those with Experience , to join our dedicated team at Broadmoor High Secure Hospital. This is one of the most challenging but rewarding areas in mental health nursing.To be successful in this role, you will need to be enthusiastic, forward thinking and emotionally resilient. You will be working within a supportive multidisciplinary team, caring for patients with a wide range of needs and helping them to find new hope and purpose.Our care and treatment programmes are underpinned by principles of recovery and social inclusion and much of our work is co-produced with patients. You will help to ensure that the people we care for always have a strong voice.With our new hospital now open, there has never been a better time to come and work in this unique environment and develop your career whilst helping to change lives every day.

Come and see us and share your experience in Mental Health Nursing , we have a role for you.

About us

West London NHS Trust is one of the most diverse providers of mental health, community and social care in the UK.

Our 3,982 staff care for people in hospital and in the community, helping them to recover and go on to lead full and productive lives. We aim to be the best organisation of our kind in the country.

We provide care and treatment for more than 800,000 people living in the London boroughs of Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham and Hounslow, delivering services in the community (at home, in GP surgeries and care homes), hospital, specialist clinics and forensic (secure) units.

We'rerated good overall by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Together, we're committed to promoting hope and wellbeing, working with patients, service users, carers, families and partners across the communities we serve.

We are keen to ensure that our workforce reflects the community it serves, particularly in terms of ethnicity, gender, disability, LGBTQ+ and experience of mental illness.

Covid-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for this role, unless an exemption applies. The successful applicant may have contact with vulnerable service users and we will therefore seek proof of being fully vaccinated during the recruitment process.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The job description is attached to this advert for the Staff Nurse Position at High Secure Services Broadmoor Hospital

Benefits and career opportunities
  • �6000 recruitment and retention premium
  • Up to �8,000 relocation support for those that meet the criteria.
  • No problem if you are awaiting your PIN
  • High quality clinical supervision and mentorship
  • On-going professional development, including opportunities for training and career progression across the trust.
  • Highly regarded preceptorship training programme for newly qualified staff, with �1000 payment after successful completion of preceptorship following the first 12 months.
  • Car lease scheme
  • Staff restaurants
  • Exclusive discounts on all kinds of products and services.
  • Sports facilities & Free Gym
  • Broadmoor Staff Angling Club
  • Birthday & Wellness additional leave Days

Person Specification



  • Registered on the NMC register, parts RN3, RNMH and RN4. Diploma in Mental Health nursing. Willing to participate in Preceptorship programme. Willing to undertake accredited courses in mental health practice leading to degree level.
  • Diploma in Mental Health nursing.
  • Willing to participate in Preceptorship programme.
  • Willing to undertake accredited courses in mental health practice leading to degree level.


  • Degree in Health Care related subject



  • Experience of working as a student in a health care setting.
  • An understanding of using essential processes that apply to the specific dimensions of the KSF outline.
  • To understand the requirements of the NMC Code of Practice


  • Previous experience of working in a care environment

Knowledge and Skills


  • Demonstration of a developing knowledge and skill base of psychiatric nursing care
  • Demonstration of ability to develop and maintain communication with people about difficult matters and/or in difficult situations.
  • Ability to develop own skills and knowledge and provide information to others to help their development.
  • Ability to promote, monitor and maintain best practice in health safety and security of others.
  • Ability to contribute to improvement of services.
  • Ability to contribute to improving quality.
  • Ability to support equality and value diversity.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab) .

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab) .

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

West London NHS Trust


Broadmoor Hospital


RG45 7EG

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