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Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD)

Job Reference: J103-A-19-15550

Employer:
Cygnet Health Care
Department:
Yew Trees
Location:
Kirby-le-Soken, Essex
Salary:
£16 - £18 per hour (dependant on experience)

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

In this role you’ll enjoyexcellent career prospects whilemaking a real impact on our services users & their families.

We are looking for a professional, ambitious & confident Registered Learning Disability Nurse.

A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.

RNLDs with interests in leadership, research & risk assessment are encouraged to apply.

If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!

 

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 & 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

 

You are…

  • Open, compassionate, honest & resilient
  • Newly Qualified or Experienced RNLD with a current Pin Number
  • Capable to maintain documentation and undertake audits
  • Well informed of the Mental Health Act 1983 & have an understanding of latest nursing practices
  • Able to deputise in a clinical lead role
  • Focused on patient recovery to monitor, manage & reduce risk
  • Helping to empower & support service user independence.

 

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Strong career progression opportunities within the region, including into management roles
  • RCNi membership
  • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
  • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
  • Employee referral scheme
  • 50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
  • Pension scheme
  • “Cycle to Work” scheme & employee discount savings.

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

 

Ready to make a positive change?

Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

Join us!

 

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

Based in the village of Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Cygnet Yew Trees is a 10 bed specialist high dependency complex care service providing assessment and treatment for women with learning disabilities and complex needs

The service consists of two elements; a nine bed provision supporting women with learning disabilities and complex needs, and a self-contained bespoke apartment offering 24 hour care and support for someone requiring more intensive support.




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.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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