Registered Learning Disability Nurse
Ref: CYG05694

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  • Location
  • Thistle Care Home 119 Americanmuir Road, Dundee,DD3 9AG
  • Salary
  • £14.00-£14.79
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 14/07/2019
  • 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 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 (Care and Treatment)(Scotland) Act 2003 not Mental Health Act 1983.

    • 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

    • 50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet

    •Fully paid training

    •Paid PVG

    •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 Registered Learning Disability Nurse to join us at Thistle.

     

    Thistle...


    Situated in a residential area of Dundee, Thistle is a specialist residential service supporting up to ten individuals with learning disabilities and complex needs. The team of nurses and support workers also support those with complex behaviours, as well as those who have associated mental health needs.

    Thistle is a purpose-built building with its own gardens. The service delivers 24 hour care and support within a structured environment.


    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 PVG check.

    “All successful applicants will be required to become a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG) in respect of regulated work with protected adults and regulated work with children. A PVG certificate contains all unspent and certain spent conviction information. It also contains any other non-conviction information that the police or other government bodies think is relevant. Disclosure Scotland continually monitor PVG scheme members' records for vetting information including criminal convictions that may affect their suitability to work with vulnerable groups.”

     

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