Clinical Nurse Leader

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Profession: Nursing
  • Location: Northampton
  • Salary: 27,069-36,647

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Clinical Nurse Leader

Clinical Nurse Leader: Band 6 £27,069.00 to £36,647.00 + £1641 registered allowance + shift enhancements.

Are you an experienced mental health or learning disability nurse with exceptional leadership abilities and passionate about supporting adults with a learning disability?

We have a Clinical Nurse Leader (Band 6) vacancy suited to a nurse that delivers exceptional clinical leadership, a passion for continued improvement and service development and teamwork.

The LD pathway provide specialist supports to people in a range of secure environments in the least restrictive way possible.  We are working in a compassionate and caring culture and we are looking for someone who can support this culture and drive change forward as a clinical nurse leader. You will be the senior nurse on shift and will be a strong role model who consistently demonstrates innovative ways of thinking and has a strong record of successful service improvement activities.

The role of Clinical Nurse Leader

You’ll be the most senior nurse on the ward, maintaining a high profile and visible presence, whilst working as part of the multi-disciplinary team. You’ll lead the nursing shift team, driving the clinical model and contribute to improvements in practice, in conjunction with the Advanced Nurse Practitioner.

Put your leadership skills to the test, leading nursing teams on ward shifts and helping to provide world class mental health services. You’ll also have lots of support to continue your professional development and training and to progress your career.

What you will need for this role

Substantial experience supporting people with a learning disability is highly desirable.  High level leadership skills, ability to maintain motivation and to motivate others, excellent communication and people management skills are also key.

And in return?

Benefits are good, with additional hours available if required, a pension, life cover, excellent training, 35 days holiday, car lease scheme, cycle to work scheme and childcare vouchers.

You will also be part of our expert Clinical team, giving you plenty of exposure to teaching, mentoring and coaching and extensive opportunities for continuing professional development, training, and career progression.

Why St Andrew’s Healthcare?

We’re a top 20 charity and the UK’s leading charity providing specialist NHS mental healthcare. Profits are re-invested into new services and new facilities, helping us to continue to do amazing work and transform mental healthcare. Our new care pathways are helping us to provide outstanding outcomes and will give you more opportunities to gain specialist experience.


All candidates must meet the requirements for revalidation as set out by the NMC


For more information contact the Nurse Recruitment Team on 01604 616844 or [email protected]


St Andrew’s Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer.  Registered Charity No 1104951