Preceptorship (RMN/RNLD)
Ref: CYG11550


  • Location
  • Cygnet Harrogate, 23 Ripon Road, Harrogate, HG1 2JL
  • Salary
  • £30,205 per annum (including enhancements)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 21/12/2020
  • We are looking for a newly qualified, or soon to be, Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN)/Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

    You will be working 38.5 hours per week at Cygnet Hospital Harrogate. Cygnet Hospital Harrogate is located in the lovely spa town of Harrogate with good links to the A1, Leeds and York.

    Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day.

     

    Your 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
    • 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.

     

    Your Day-to-Day…

    • Administer prescribed medicines with Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines
    • Work closely with the management team to develop the service, including clinical direction meetings, training , case study reviews  audit, and improve quality
    • Produce outstanding written reports based on your nursing assessments and observations and deliver them at CTRM meetings
    • 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

     

    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
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
    • Plus many more

     

    You…

    A newly qualified, or soon to be, RMN/RNLD – you’ll have…

    Essential:

    • 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:

    • An interest in leadership, research and assessment
    • Knowledge on behavioural interventions

     

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

    Cygnet Hospital Harrogate is a long-established mental health hospital that provides an emergency admissions service across two acute wards.

    • Sanctuary Ward is Cygnet Hospital Harrogate’s emergency acute inpatient service for women. The ward can accept service users on an informal basis and also those detained under the Mental Health Act.
    • Haven Ward is Cygnet Hospital Harrogate’s mixed male and female emergency acute inpatient service. The ward can treat service users on an informal basis and also those detained under the Mental Health Act.

    Service users have a named nurse and are reviewed by a consultant psychiatrist up to three times a week. Medical cover is provided round the clock. Referrals and admissions can be received at any time of the day or night by arrangement with the consultant psychiatrist and medical staff on call.

     

    What next?

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

    Click the link to apply.

  • Job Description
  • RMN_RNLD.doc

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