Preceptorship Nurse - Mental Health Nurse / RMN
Ref: CYG11320

  • Location
  • Cygnet Sedgley House, Woodcross Street, Wolverhampton, WV14 9RT
  • Salary
  • £31,995 per annum (pay increase on completion of preceptorship)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 30/10/2020
  • We are looking for a newly qualified or due to qualify as a Mental Health Nurse / RMN, with a passion for delivering the best quality of care, to join us at our high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men with complex needs.

    You will be working 42 hours per week at Cygnet Sedgley House and Cygnet Sedgley Lodge, located in Wolverhampton. 

    Cygnet Sedgley House and Cygnet Sedgley Lodge offer a 34 bed high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men with complex needs. The service is designed to provide an environment that promotes mental health recovery by focusing on space, personal privacy and dignity.


    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…


    • £31,995 per annum (£14.65 per hour) rising to £36,460 per (£15.65 per hour) upon completion of preceptorship.
    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Free meals on duty
    • Free parking
    • RCNi membership
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
    • Bespoke Preceptorship programme and career pathways
    • Plus many more


    The programme includes...


    • Support from Cygnet’s Preceptorship Development Manager
    • Minimum two shifts per week working with your nominated preceptor
    • Preceptee supernumery 1st week on ward
    • Monthly CPD Days off the ward (specialist and general)
    • Clinical supervision, minimum 1 session per month
    • Managerial supervision, minimum 1 session per month
    • Preceptee Group Meetings on site and across the Cygnet group
    • Pay rise on completion of preceptorship
    • Certificate and letter of completion
    • Excellent training opportunities
    • An action plan will then be created by you and your preceptor for the following six months to enhance identified strengths and address areas of development, taking you to your first annual appraisal.


    You …


    • Newly qualified or due to qualify as a Registered Nurse Mental Health Nurse / RMN.
    • 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


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

    Cygnet Sedgley House is a 20 bed service providing a full multi-disciplinary input including occupational therapy, psychology, psychiatry and vocational training. Person-centred plans are devised to match each individual’s needs. Within the grounds there are areas for service users to landscape and garden and there are communal areas to promote social engagement.

    Cygnet Sedgley House is predominantly for mental health assessment, with more one-toone support. Most rehabilitation activities take place on site. However, where appropriate, access to the local community is an essential step along the pathway to rehabilitation. At Sedgley, we encourage enrolment in courses at local colleges.

    Cygnet Sedgley is rated 'Good' by the CQC 


    What next?

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

    To apply please send your CV to  or please click 'Apply Now' below. 

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