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Mental Health Nurse / Learning Disability Nurse (RMN / RNLD)

Job Reference: J103-A-19-16603

Employer:
Cygnet Health Care
Department:
Cygnet Stevenage
Location:
Stevenage
Salary:
£34,000 - £39,000

We are looking for a Registered Mental Health / RMN or Learning Disability Nurse/ RNLD, with a passion for delivering the best quality of care, to join us at Cygnet Health Care.

You will be working across our 6 wards at Cygnet HospitalStevenage,located in Hertfordshire.

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage offers a range of secure mental health services for men and women in a purpose-built therapeutic environment where the focus is on maximising positive outcomes and recovery. A range of therapies supports the care pathway towards independent living

 

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 career pathways
Plus many more

 

You will have…

 

Essential:

Experience as a Registered Nurse Mental Health / RMN or Learning Disability / RNLD with a current Pin Number
The ability to maintain documentation, undertake audits and demonstrate integrity in your role
A good understanding of the Mental Health Act 1983 and latest nursing practices
A commitment to patient recovery in order to effectively monitor, manage and reduce risk
Compassion, resilience and a dedication to empower and support service user independence

Desirable:

The ability to deputise in a clinical lead role
An interest in leadership, research and assessment

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

Cygnet Hospital Stevenageprovides a comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy programme across its four secure wards. Our psychologists are trained in a variety of psychological assessments and therapeutic models, allowing them to offer a personalised package of assessment and therapies to service users.

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage provides a comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy programme across its four secure wards:

Pattison Ward - Women's Medium Secure
Tiffany Ward - Women's Low Secure
Peplau Ward - Men's Medium Secure
Saunders Ward - Men's Low Secure

We also have specialist wards for detained patients:

Orchid Ward – Women’s Acute Inpatient (Detained patients only)
Chamberlain Ward – Men’s Acute Inpatient (Detained patients only)

Our psychologists are trained in a variety of psychological assessments and therapeutic models, allowing them to offer a personalised package of assessment and therapies to service users.

We offer specialist diagnostic assessments for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ADOS) and Personality Disorders (IPDE and PCL-R). The therapies offered include Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Substance Misuse Programme, Fire Setting Intervention Programme for Mentally Disordered Offenders (FIP-MO) and Sex Offender Treatment Programme for Mentally disordered Offenders (SOTP-MO). The psychology team offers a range of individual therapies such as Cognitive Behavioural and Cognitive Analytical Therapy, Schema focused and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

 

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



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