Senior Nurse (RMN / RNLD) - CQC Outstanding
Ref: CYG11118

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  • Location
  • Cygnet Cedars Clinic, 37 Broadway Avenue, Birmingham, B9 5LY
  • Salary
  • £16.65 per hour (£36,363 per annum)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 19/10/2020
  • We are looking for a Senior Registered Mental Health Nurse / RMN or Learning Disability Nurse / RNLD, with a passion for delivering the best quality of care, to join our high dependency complex care service for men with learning disabilities, located in Bordesley Green, Birmingham,.

    This is a full time role, you will be working on 42 hours per week, at Cygnet Cedars Clinic 

    Cygnet Cedars is a CQC rated 'Outstanding' 24-bed high dependency complex care service for men with learning disabilities, associated complex needs and who may have behaviours that challenge. We accept emergency referrals and the team are experienced in managing them quickly and efficiently to ensure transition for service users is as smooth as possible.

     

    Your Day-to-Day...

    • Be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual Patient programs of care. With a focus on risk assessment and risk management strategies, ensuring that the requirements of the Care Program Approach are met in a timely manner
    • Report any ill health amongst Patients and make requests for RC/GP/Professional visits where necessary
    • Support empowerment of Patients having regard for their dignity rights whilst maintaining professional responsibility for individuals in our care
    • Ensure that individual care plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with Patient, Relatives and other Health Care Professionals, and in accordance with NMC guidelines
    • Administer prescribed medicines in accordance 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:

    • An experienced  Registered Nurse Mental Health / RMN  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
    • Able to deputise in a clinical lead role
    • Compassion, resilience and a dedication to empower and support service user independence.

    Desirable:

    • An interest in leadership, research and assessment
    • Ward specific experience e.g. Learning Disabilities. 
       

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

    Within Cygnet Cedars is a two bed step-down service, allowing for further community integration and focus on daily living skills. Each individual in our care begins a personalised care pathway that helps them develop necessary skills to leave our rehabilitation services and move towards a less restrictive setting.

    Our Service user profile consists of the following:

    • Primary diagnosis of learning disability and mental health complex needs
    • Forensic history – May present with co-morbid presentations
    • Challenging behaviour
    • Personality disorder
    • Schizophrenia, depression, bi-polar disorder
    • Dual diagnosis
    • Complex needs and/or multiple diagnoses
    • May be detained under the Mental Health Act or informal
    • May have a history of repeated hospital admissions

    Cygnet Cedars has been rated as “Outstanding” by the CQC.

     

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

    Click the link to apply, or send your CV to gracecockroft@cygnethealth.co.uk

     

  • Job Description
  • RNLD_JD_Sept_2015.pdf

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