Registered Learning Disability Nurse
Ref: CYG05469

  • Location
  • Acorn Lodge, Upper Sheffield Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 4PX
  • Salary
  • £16.20 per hour
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 24/06/2019
  • 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 Nurse

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

    RNLDs 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 RNLD 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

    •Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities

    •Expert clinical supervision & peer support

    •Employee referral scheme

    •50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet (from Jan ’19)

    •Pension scheme

    •Employee discount savings & “Cycle to work” scheme


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

    Cygnet St William’s is a 12 bed Neuropsychiatric service offering care and treatment to those affected by acquired brain injuries. It is a safe and secure place to aid recovery as well as offering those diagnosed with a progressive neurological disease, like Huntington’s Disease, a caring and long term placement to support and help manage the progression of their symptoms


    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

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