Registered Mental Health/Learning Disability Nurse
Ref: CYG05376


  • Location
  • Cygnet Woodside , 279 Beacon Road, Wibsey, Bradford, BD6 3DQ
  • Salary
  • £15.20 per hour
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 31/07/2019
  • At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    We are looking for a professional, ambitious & confident Registered Learning Disability/ Mental Health Nurse for our Learning Disability Service in Bradford.

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

    We are looking for Registered Learning Disability / Mental Health Nurse 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!

     

    In this role you will:

    • Achieve the highest possible standard of care in a professional manner by providing direct nursing care to patients experiencing mental health problems
    • Effectively supervise Staff, working within a Multi-Disciplinary Team to deliver needs based care
    • Assist in providing high quality care and a safe and therapeutic environment.
    • Take charge on a regular basis and to assist in the supervision and development of Junior Staff, Nurses, Support Workers and students

     

    We're looking for people who:

    • Have up to date knowledge of legislation in relation to Learning Difficulties and/or Mental Health
    • Are a Registered Learning Disability/ Mental Health Nurse with a valid pin
    • Able to communicate at all levels 
    • Ability to network, establish and maintain relationships with PCT’s/Healthcare Commission/Local Residents and representatives
    • Have experience in Acute, Rehabilitation, Mental Health, Learning Disabilities or forensic psychiatry
    • Confident and Assertive

     

    In return we’ll offer you:

    • RCNi membership
    • 50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
    • A high quality work environment
    • Free meals on duty
    • Pension scheme

     

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

    Cygnet Woodside is a 9 bed service providing high dependency complex care for men with Learning Disabilities, who may have behaviours that challenge and associated complex needs. We place individuals at the heart of everything in a partnership arrangement wherever possible.

     

    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

    Join us!

     

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

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