Registered Learning Disabilities Nurse (RNLD)
Ref: CYG05937


  • Location
  • Cygnet Churchill, 22 Barkham Terrace, Lambeth Road, London, SE1 7PW
  • Salary
  • £37,340
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 15/10/2019
  • We are looking for a Registered Learning Disabilities Nurse / RNLD with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    You will be working 43 hours per week at Cygnet Churchill

    Cygnet Churchill, in south London, is a 53 bed inpatient mental health hospital for men. 

    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 and 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

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Free meals on duty
    • Free parking
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Plus many more

    You will have…

    Essential:

    • Experience as a Registered Nurse Mental Health / RMN or Learning Disability / RNLD with a current Pin Number

    • The ability to maintain documentation, undertake audits and demonstrate integrity in your role
    • A good understanding of the Mental Health Act 1983 and latest nursing practices
    • A commitment to patient recovery in order to effectively monitor, manage and reduce risk
    • Compassion, resilience and a dedication to empower and support service user independence

    Desirable:

    • The ability to deputise in a clinical lead role
    • An interest in research and assessment 
    • Experience with the client group

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

    What next?

    If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you!

    Click the link to apply. 

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Churchill has three wards including an emergency acute admissions service (Juniper Ward) and two high dependency inpatient rehabilitation services(Maple Court and Mulberry Court).

    Juniper Ward at Cygnet Churchill is our new 17 bed male acute service. The service provides a safe and stabilising environment for men who are experiencing an acute episode of mental illness and require an emergency admission. The service is now open and accepting referrals.

    Maple Court (18 beds) and Mulberry Court (18 beds) are Cygnet Churchill’s two high dependency inpatient rehabilitation services for men who have severe and enduring mental illness and who may have been detained under the Mental Health Act. Men often come to this service following multiple placement breakdowns, failed treatment programmes or stepping down from secure settings.

    Churchill is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC

  • Job Description
  • RMN_RNLD_Official.docx

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