Senior Registered Learning Disability Nurse
Ref: CYG05596


  • Location
  • Oaklands Residential Care Home, Anick Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 4JR
  • Salary
  • Competitive
  • 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 Senior 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…

     

    • Supervise Nurses and Support Workers ensuring care and associated duties are allocated effectively, and to contribute to the effective and efficient day to day leadership and management of the service.

    • Have working relationships with the nursing and multi-disciplinary teams, and play an important role in the lives of the people you support, as well as their families or loved ones

    • Provide support that is respectful, dignified and caring, following each individual's person-centred care plan to promote choice and independence.

    • Ensure that all Staff contribute and are accountable for the efficient running of the service and the creation of an atmosphere conducive to the best interests of the residents.



    You are…


    •Open, compassionate, honest & resilient

    •An experienced RNLD with a current Pin Number

    •Experience within a Learning Disability Service

    •Experience in supervising staff

    •Capable to maintain documentation and undertake audits

    •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

    •Free parking

    •50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet

    •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 Senior Nurse to join us at Oaklands Residential Care Home.

     

    Oaklands...


    Situated in Hexham, Northumberland, Oaklands is a care home with nursing supporting up to 15 people with learning disabilities and complex needs.Oaklands is a large detached property with extensive living areas. This means that people can choose if they want to be in the gender specific lounges, or in mixed company. Everyone at Oaklands has their own bedroom, which they are supported to decorate and personalise. There is a conservatory with access to a spacious and private garden, with seating and picnic areas. There is also a greenhouse and raised flower beds for people to practice their gardening skills. Oaklands boasts a sensory garden, which is accessible for all.

     

    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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