Clinical Team Leader - RMN / RNLD
Ref: CYG06197


  • Location
  • Cygnet Woking, Redding Way, Knaphill, Woking GU21 2QS
  • Salary
  • £35,049 to £43,116 (Including Location Allowance)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 19/09/2019
  • At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    In this role you’ll enjoy excellent career prospects while making a real impact on our services users & their families.

    We are looking for a Clinical Team Leader with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    It's a challenging role with excellent career prospects, and you'll reap the rewards of empowering others.

    Cygnet Hospital Woking offers a range of secure mental health services for men and women. Cygnet Lodge Woking, our sister hospital close by, provides a high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men and extends our care pathway.

    Registered Mental Health Nurses / RMN’s or Registered Learning Disability Nurses / RNLD's  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…

    You’ll be working 38.5 hours a week in a secure mental health services for men and women.

    • Supervise the smooth running of a shift and take leadership responsibility for the ward in the absence of the Ward Manager.
    • Act as a role model to all staff in clinical areas, helping to maintain a motivated positive work force.
    • Participate in the manager’s on-call system to provide the first point of contact for ward based staff, outside of normal working hours.
    • Take an active role in clinical audit on the ward and in the hospital.
    • Actively coach and mentor staff to improve practice on the ward.
    • Take a lead role in working with the Multi-Disciplinary Team to coordinate and effective care plans which meet the physical & emotional needs of the service users in a caring and empathic manner.
    • Participate in training and development of staff.
    • Follow and ensure others implement Cygnet Health Care Policy and Procedures and maintain level of service, which meets the standard for the hospital.
       

    You are…

    • Open, compassionate, honest & resilient
    • Experienced Registered Mental Health Nurse / RMN or Registered Learning Disability Nurse / RNLD
    • 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…

    • Strong career progression opportunities within the region, including into further management roles
    • RCNi membership
    • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
    • Employee referral scheme
    • 50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • £35,049 to £43,116 (Including Location Allowance)
    • Pension scheme
    • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to work” scheme.
       

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

  • Location Information
  • Services are delivered in a purpose-built therapeutic environment where the focus is on maximising positive outcomes and recovery. A range of therapies supports the care pathway towards independent living. The hospital is close to transport links and with ready access to the local community.

    The aim at Cygnet Hospital Woking is to help people learn how to manage their mental health and reinforce their daily living skills, helping to prepare for independent life.

    Services at Cygnet Hospital Woking

    Acorn Ward – Female PICU
    Picasso Ward – Women’s Mental Health Rehabilitation
    Oaktree Ward – Women’s Low Secure
    Greenacre Ward – Men’s Low Secure
    Cygnet Lodge Woking – Men’s High Dependency Inpatient Rehabilitation

    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

    Join us!

  • Job Description
  • Clinical_Team_Leader_Job_Description_2019.docx

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