Registered  Nurse ( RMN / RNLD )  Learning Disabilities Rehabilitation
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a newly qualified preceptorship nurse or experienced Mental Health Nurse ( RMN ) or Learning Disability Nurse ( RNLD or RMN )Either Full or Part Time. Located in Cardiff, this is a Specialist Hospital for adults with learning disabilities, behaviours that challenge, and/or mental illness. Service users are cared for in one of the single gendered Units depending on their unique needs. The salary on offer is up to £44240 p/a and is negotiable. We can offer both full and part time roles subject to preference

  • Service Type: Specialist Rehabilitation Services for both men and women with Learning Disabilities, challenging behaviours and Mental Health Needs  
  • Salary: 
  •  Newly Qualified Preceptorship        £38,840.00 p/a
    Up to 2 years post Preceptorship    £41,020.00 p/a
    2+ years post Preceptorship             £44,240.00 p/a
  • Hours: Full Time and Part Time hours are available – you can choose depending on your preference
  • Shifts: ideally mixed shifts though flexibility can be provided

Further Details

The service Located in Cardiff, offers up to 29 beds across single-gender units. Providing care, treatment and rehabilitation for males and females age 18- 65 offering specialist treatment and nursing care that focuses on delivering positive outcomes for our patients and their families. Patients within the service will have a primary diagnosis of learning disabilities, and who are likely to have been detained under the Mental Health Act. Patients may have complex needs and behaviours that challenge in relation to:

  • A dual diagnosis of mental illness and/or personality disorder
  • Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) and/or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Forensic needs

Our Expert Team

Operating within a bespoke learning disability / ASC-friendly environment, our highly skilled multidisciplinary team works collaboratively to meet the mental and physical health needs of each of our service users.

Preceptorship nurses: In the case of newly qualified nurses ( Mental Health Nurse , Learning Disability Nurse and/or Registered Adult Nurse ), the service offers a fantastic preceptorship programme. They have a good number of experienced staff to support and mentor newly qualified nurses.

Training / Induction and opportunities for development and progression: The Service offers a structured and thorough 2 week induction programme, which will include various training courses. You will also have access to clear and structured development programmes where you can see clear pathways to progression within the company. Training and development is one of the major ethos’ of the company. There are no limits to training and development as the service will fund any training course you would like to do that is relevant to your job role.

Employee Benefits:

  • The full list of benefits includes –
  • Holiday allowance of 33 days per annum paid inclusive of bank holidays, with additional holidays for long service
  • Life Insurance paid for death in service, three times salary equivalent
  • Auto-enrolment into the pension scheme
  • Full training provided in line with the All Wales Induction framework
  • Preceptorship
  • Free uniform
  • Career development opportunities – 50% staff currently enrolled on professional & management courses
  • Supportive and collaborative team environment
  • Part-time work available (2 shifts per week) plus flexible working

For more information or to apply for the role please call Amy Parker on 01489 774 219 or email a copy of your CV to

You can also text me on 07723500312 – this number is only for texting. If you do decide to text, please pop your name on there so I know it’s from you.

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Amy Parker

Recruitment Team Lead – Specialist Care

As Team Leader of our Specialist Care team specialising, Amy is dedicated to helping specialist care providers build their teams. Transitioning from a similar recruitment background, she believes in providing a VIP service for her candidates and clients, creating a truly consultative experience. Office-renowned for her wicked laugh, off-the-clock, she's either spending quality time with family, dining out, or singing her heart out in a karaoke session.