Bank Registered Learning Disabilities Nurse / RNLD
Ref: CYG05263


  • Location
  • Cygnet Kewstoke, Beach Road, Kewstoke, BS22 9UZ
  • Salary
  • £15.03 - £17.92 Per Hour
  • Hours
  • Bank
  • Closing date
  • 01/07/2019
  • At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    We are looking for professional, ambitious & confident Registered Mental Health Nurses / RMN and Registered Nurses Learning Disabilities / RNLD and Registered General Nurses / RGNs.

    A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.

    Registered Mental Health Nurses / RMN and Registered Nurses Learning Disabilities / RNLD and Registered General Nurses / RGNs with interests in leadership, research & risk assessment are encouraged to apply.

     If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!


    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 & 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.

    You are…

    • Open, compassionate, honest & resilient
    • Newly Qualified or Experienced Registered Mental Health Nurse / RMN with a current Pin Number
    • Capable to maintain documentation and undertake audits
    • Well informed of the Mental Health Act 1983 & have an understanding of latest nursing practices
    • Able to deputise in a clinical lead role
    • Focused on patient recovery to monitor, manage & reduce risk
    • Helping to empower & support service user independence.


    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Strong career progression opportunities within the region, including into management roles
    • RCNi membership
    • Reimbursement for NMC membership costs
    • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
    • A high quality work environment
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme.
    • Opportunity to undertake a rotational role across multiple services


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

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke provides an emergency admissions service for men and a pathway for women from low secure to rehabilitation including a specialist service for personality disorder.

    The hospital has more than 16 acres of landscaped grounds and overlooks the Bristol Channel. This beachside location, just outside Weston-super-Mare, helps us provide a quiet, peaceful and therapeutic environment which can offer service users a broad range of therapies including CAT, CBT, Schema Therapy, EMDR & DBT.

    The hospital provides 72 inpatient beds within a low secure setting:

    • Nash Ward – Male Psychiatric Intensive Care, accepting emergency crisis admissions.
    • Sandford Ward – Female Acute Inpatient Service, accepting emergency admissions.
    • Milton Ward – Female Low Secure Service, supported by DBT, CAT and CBT interventions with an additional drug and alcohol service.
    • Knightstone Ward – Female Specialist Personality Disorder Service, supported by DBT and other therapy models to empower service users to make positive changes.
    • Cygnet Lodge Kewstoke – Female High Dependency Inpatient Rehabilitation.

    Kewstoke is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC.


    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

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