Registered Mental Health / Learning Disability Nurse (RMN/RNLD)
Ref: CYG10730


  • Location
  • Cygnet Appletree, Fredrick Street North, Meadowfield, Durham, DH7 8NT
  • Salary
  • £18.31 p/h (£39,989 p/a)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 07/10/2020
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    We are looking for a Registered Mental Health / Learning Disabilities Nurse (RMN / RNLD) with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    You will be working on our brand new 10 bed Acute Ward at Cygnet Appletree

    Cygnet Appletree is a 26-bed hospital specialising in high dependency inpatient rehabilitation for women, located in County Durham. Now due to open our brand new acute service we are looking for nurses with a passion for care to work in a fast paced environment.

     

    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…

    • RCNi membership
    • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
    • A high quality work environment
    • Free meals on duty
    • Employee referral scheme
    • Employee recognition initiatives
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health check

     

    You will have…

    Essential:

    • Qualified or due to qualify as a mental health nurse / RMN or a Learning Disability Nurse / RNLD
    • 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:

    • Post qualification experience
    • The ability to deputise in a clinical lead role
    • An interest in leadership, research and assessment
    • Experience in Rehabilitation / Acute / Personality Disorders

     

    What next?

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

    If interested please apply below or send your cv to northrecruitment@cygnethealth.co.uk

     

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