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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 15/06/2020.

Preceptorship - Mental Health / Learning Disabilty Nurse (RMN / RNLD)

Job Reference: J103-A-20-20195

Employer:
Cygnet Health Care
Department:
Cygnet Taunton
Location:
Taunton, Somerset
Salary:
£28,702 Per annum

We are looking for a newly qualified Mental Health Nurse / RMN or Learning Disability Nurse/ RNLD, with a passion for delivering the best quality of care, to join us at our specialist inpatient service located in Taunton.

You will be working 38.5 hours per week at Cygnet Hospital Taunton.

Cygnet Hospital Taunton is a 54 bed CQC rated 'Good' site that provides specialist inpatient services the following; 2 male working age adult acute wards, 1 male older adult acute, 1 female older adult acute and 1 male pre-discharge older adult.

 

Your Day-to-Day…

  • Produce outstanding written reports based on your nursing assessments and observations
  • Work closely with the management team to develop the service, audit, and improve quality
  • Attend all training and engage in CPD to further knowledge and promote nursing
  • Under NMC guidelines, ensure that individual care plans are complete & maintained collectively with residents, relatives and other healthcare professionals
  • Administer prescribed medicines with Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines

 

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • NHS and employee discount scheme
  • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
  • Free meals on duty
  • Free parking
  • RCNi membership
  • Bespoke Preceptorship programme and career pathways
  • Plus many more

 

The programme includes...

  • Support from Cygnet’s Preceptorship Development Manager
  • Minimum two shifts per week working with your nominated preceptor
  • Preceptee supernumery 1st week on ward
  • Monthly CPD Days off the ward (specialist and general)
  • Clinical supervision, minimum 1 session per month
  • Managerial supervision, minimum 1 session per month
  • Preceptee Group Meetings on site and across the Cygnet group
  • Pay rise on completion of preceptorship
  • Certificate and letter of completion
  • Excellent training opportunities

An action plan will then be created by you and your preceptor for the following six months to enhance identified strengths and address areas of development, taking you to your first annual appraisal.

Cygnet Health Carehas been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for 30 years.

Cygnet Hospital Tauntonprovides specialist inpatient services for older adults with mental health problems and for men diagnosed with a learning disability. It is situated in a rural setting amongst Taunton farmland.

What next?

If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you!

Click the link to apply.




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.


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