MCG Healthcare is a specialist recruitment agency, with expert experience in Learning Disability Nurse recruitment. We currently have a high demand for jobs in Bridgewater.

We always have a range of vacancies in Bridgewater, so please quick register here if you are interested, and we'll match a suitable position for you.

Unfortunately we currently have no Learning Disability Nurse jobs in Bridgewater, Below are some other jobs you might be interested in.

Create a job alert for similar jobs

Get new jobs matching this search straight to your inbox.

Refer a friend

Let us know about your friends that are looking for a new job

Learning Disability Nurse work in Bridgewater

MCG Healthcare is a recruitment agency, currently recruiting for a large number of Learning Disability Nurse roles with high pay rates in Bridgewater.

Specialising in providing permanent, temporary, and last minute cover for hospitals and other medical institutions across the UK. Find your next job with MCG Healthcare and make a difference every day.

FAQs about being a Learning Disability Nurse

  • Is there flexibility with shift patterns?

    We’re able to agree unique shift patterns for our nurses at various hospitals. Call us to talk through the shift patterns you want and we’ll see if we can help.

  • How much do learning disability nurses earn?

    Learning disability nurses earn the same as RGNs. The average salary for an RGN working within the NHS is £25k. Privately, staff nurses can earn between £22 to £28 per hour. 

  • What qualifications do you need to be a learning disability nurse? 

    There are a couple of different paths to become a learning disability nurse – through a university course or an apprenticeship.  


    You can complete a degree in learning disability nursing approved by the Nursing & Midwifery Council. You may also be able to study another area of nursing alongside learning disability nursing. Generally, full-time courses take 3 years to complete.   

    Entry requirements: 

    You'll usually need -  

    • 4 or 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English, Maths and Science 
    • 2 or 3 A Levels, including a Science, or a Level 3 diploma or access to higher education in Health, Science or Nursing 


    You may be able to complete a degree apprenticeship in nursing if you work in a healthcare setting like a hospital. You must be supported by your employer to take this route. Generally, apprenticeships take 4 years and will be a mixture of academic and on-the-job training.  

    Entry requirements: 

    You’ll need 4 or 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C) and A Levels, or equivalent, for a degree apprenticeship.  

  • What jobs can you do with a learning disability nursing degree? 

    Once qualified, learning disability nurses can do the same job roles as other RGNs, such as A&E NurseStaff NurseITU Nurse or District Nurse. 

  • What are the shift patterns for a learning disability nurse? 

    Shift patterns vary but the traditional hours are: 

    Early: 07:00 to 15:00 

    Late: 13:00 to 21:00  

    Long Day: 07:00 to 21:00 

    Night: 21:00 to 07:00 

Get our latest insights