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Clinical Team Leader (RMN)

Job Reference: J103-A-19-15543

Cygnet Health Care
The Springs Centre - Highly Specialised Autism Spectrum Disorder Service
London, Harrow on the Hill
£31,636 - £40,449 pa ( plus location allowance)

Are you a Nursing Clinical Team Leader with a passion for delivering high quality care?

Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.
In this role, you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patientsservice users & their families – enabling recovery in a compassionate setting.
It’s challenging work, with excellent career prospects, and you'll reap the rewards of empowering others.
So if you care about making a difference – every day – we want to talk to you!

Your day-to-day…

You’ll be working 38.5 hours a week in The Springs Centre – Highly Specialised Autism Spectrum Disorder service

• Manage the ward & the activities of the team & supervise shifts
• Ensure effective nursing practice and that all governance and compliance targets are met
• Actively promote best practice clinical care & ensure policy & procedures are followed
• Work closely with the management team to develop the service, audit, and improve quality
• Coach, mentor & participate in staff development to improve practice
• Take a lead role in working with the multidisciplinary team to coordinate effective care plans that meet the physical & emotional needs of the service users in a caring, empathic


We’re looking for someone who is…

• An experienced RMN / RNLD with a current Pin Number
• Preferably experienced in a supervisory / team leader role
• Open, compassionate, honest, resilient & able to empower and support others
• Diligent, accurate & capable of maintaining documentation and undertake audits
• Well informed of the Mental Health Act 1983 & have experience working with adult mental health clients
• Able to delegate in a clinical lead role
• Focused on patient recovery to monitor, manage & reduce risk.


Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

• £31,636 - £40,449 pa (£15.76 - £20.15ph) dependant on experience, plus £4,000 location allowance
• Strong career progression opportunities into management roles
• RCNi membership
• Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
• Expert clinical supervision & peer support
• Employee referral scheme
• Additional days leave for anniversary and birthdays
• 50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
• Pension scheme
• “Cycle to work” scheme and employee discount savings.
• Free meals on duty
• Free onsite parking

Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services more than 30 years.

Cygnet Hospital Harrow provides a recovery focused service treating a wide range of mental health problems. We also offer specialist diagnostic, assessment and inpatient services for individuals with mental health needs and who also have a dual diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.

The Springs Centre supports up to 15 men with mental health needs and an additional diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder. The Springs Centre is positioned between the low secure service (Springs Unit) and the open rehabilitation service (Springs Wing) at Cygnet Hospital Harrow.

CQC overall rating


Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

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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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