Learning Disabilities Nurse

  • Location

    Wolverhampton, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Panoramic Nursing

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  • Salary:

    Up to £38000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kimberly Harrison

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Role: Learning Disabilities Nurse
Location: Wolverhampton
Permanent: Full time
Salary £35,000 - £38,000 - with potential to increase for the right candidate

About Us

We are recruiting for a complex care supported living service for individuals with autistic spectrum condition, severe learning disability and behaviours of concern. Desired knowledge, skills and experience include:

  • Supporting service users to engage with activities of daily living (e.g. cooking and cleaning), home activity planning, and community access (e.g. shopping, swimming, local disco, pubs, etc)
  • Working within the positive behaviour support framework and in accordance with agreed plans to proactively prevent behaviour incidents, including use of de-escalation techniques to avoid behavioural crisis incidents.
  • Use of autism-friendly approaches, including effective verbal communication, visual aids (e.g. symbols, schedules, traffic lights, social stories, etc), and integrating a sensory diet within a person's daily life
  • Working with the families of our service users, communicating regularly, and maintaining positive working relationships.

About the Role

  • The role is hands on with direct care delivery and supervisory responsibilities. You will provide the clinical oversite and clinical management alongside our non-Clinical Registered Manager who manages the business.
  • You will assess, plan and to ensure the safe delivery of care to enable the service users to live their lives as independently as possible whilst receiving support.
  • You will be report to and be supported by the Director of Care.
  • Hands on work is required as part of this role, all of our senior team lead from the front and our families gain confidence from the hands-on leadership they observe from our senior team.

The successful candidate/s will hold:

  • A RNC qualification
  • Must have 2 years clinical experience working with people with learning disabilties
  • Full understanding of the NMC Code of Professional Conduct and Standards of Care
  • Valid Driving License and access to vehicle.


  • Sodexo employee benefits and Blue Light Card entitlement
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Refer a friend scheme - earn money to refer your friends to work with us!
  • Free DBS checks
  • Employee of the Month awards
  • We can offer you an immediate start dependant on compliance checks!