Registered Nurse (RMN / RNLD / RGN)
Ref: CYG05826

  • Location
  • Cygnet Taunton, Orchard Portman, Taunton, TA3 7BQ
  • Salary
  • £28,702 - £38,629
  • Closing date
  • 30/09/2019
  • We are looking for a professional, ambitious & confident Registered Nurse (Mental Health / RMN / Learning Disabilities / RNLD / General / RGN).

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

    Registered Nurses (Mental Health / RMN / Learning Disabilities / RNLD / General / RGN). 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 / returning to practice or Experienced Registered Nurse (Mental Health / RMN / Learning Disabilities / RNLD / General / RGN) 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…

    • Up to £3000 relocation allowance
    • RCNi membership
    • Company pension scheme
    • Free life assurance
    • A comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre
    • Paid leave for your birthday and anniversary of joining the company
    • Free meals
    • Opportunities for CPD, further learning and development
    • Expert clinical supervision and peer support


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

    Cygnet Hospital Taunton provides specialist inpatient services for older adults with mental health problems and for men diagnosed with a learning disability.The hospital is situated in a rural setting amongst Taunton farmland, within acres of peaceful fields. This quiet and tranquil environment offers great benefit to our service users who are able to walk in the expansive hospital grounds and take in the countryside scenery. Taunton town centre offers contrast to the quieter country life with market places, shopping malls and many other entertainment areas such as restaurants, theatres and cinemas.

    The hospital provides 55 bedrooms across three distinct service lines which offer; acute care for men, acute care and rehabilitation for older adults and learning disability services for men who are over 18.

    • Sycamore Ward - Acute inpatient mental health service for men
    • Starling Ward - Acute inpatient mental health service for men
    • Nightingale Ward - Older Adult Pre-Discharge service for men
    • Mulberry Ward - Acute admissions / intensive support for older men
    • Swift Ward - Acute admissions / intensive support for older women
    • Redwood Ward - High Dependency Complex Care service for men with learning disabilities

    Taunton is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC


    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

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