Physical Health Nurse (RGN)
Ref: CYG11887


  • Location
  • Cygnet Fountains, Pleasington Close, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 1TU
  • Salary
  • £15.65p/h
  • Closing date
  • 15/12/2020
  • We are looking for a Registered General Nurse (RGN) with a background in Mental Health and with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    You’ll be working 40 hours a week on days and nights at Cygnet Fountains. This is secure mental health services for men.

    Cygnet Fountains is a 32 bed high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men who have severe and enduring mental illness and who may have been detained under the Mental Health Act. The people we support come to us following multiple placement breakdowns, failed treatment programmes or stepping down from secure settings.

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

     

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

     

    You…..

    An experienced RGN with a current Pin Number, you’ll have…

    Essential:

    • RGN who has worked in/or has experience in Mental Health settings
    • 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 Care has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    What next?

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

    click apply! 

  • Job Description
  • RGN_Job_Specification.doc

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