Registered Learning Disability Nurse - Residential Service
Ref: CYG05589


  • Location
  • Hollyhurst Residential Services, 118 Woodland Road, Darlington, DL3 9LN
  • Salary
  • £14.00 p/h (£29,120 p/a)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 30/06/2019
  • 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.

     

    What we’ll offer you…


    •33 days annual leave
    •Fully paid training
    •Paid DBS
    •50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    •Free parking
    •Courtesy meals and refreshments whilst on shift
    •Shopping and entertainment discount scheme (over 800 retailers)
    •Cycle to Work scheme
    •Childcare vouchers
    •Opportunities to progress and develop

     

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

    Cygnet has recently merged with The Danshell Group, an exciting time and a new chapter. Here is your chance to be a part of it!

    We currently have an exciting opportunity for a an RNLD to join us at Hollyhurst

     

    Hollyhurst...

    Is a Residential Care home, based in Darlington, County Durham. Hollyhurst supports adults who are living with a learning disability and complex needs. The team can also support those with complex behaviours, as well as those who have associated mental or physical health needs.

    Hollyhurst is a detached period property set in its own private gardens and accessed via a private tree lined drive. There are numerous living areas including a quiet lounge and two large communal lounges. Everyone has their own bedroom, which they are encouraged to decorate and personalise to suit their own personal style.

     

    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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