Preceptorship Nurse - RMN / RNLD
Ref: CYG06215


  • Location
  • Cygnet Maidstone, Gidds Pond Road, Off Newnham Court Way, Weavering, Maidstone, Kent ME14 5FT
  • Salary
  • £12.87 - £16.45 + £4,000 Welcome Incentive
  • 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.

    We are looking for a professional, ambitious & confident Preceptorship Registered Mental Health Nurse or Learning Disability Nurse.

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

    RMN’s / RNLD’s with interests in leadership, research & risk assessment are encouraged to apply.

    Cygnet Hospital Maidstone is our state-of-the-art, 65 bed mental health facility for adults situated in the Kent Medical Campus in Maidstone.

    If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!
     

    Your programme includes...

    • Support from Cygnet’s Preceptorship Development Manager
    • Minimum two shifts per week working with your nominated preceptor
    • Preceptee supernumery 1st week on ward
    • Monthly CPD Days off the ward (specialist and general)
    • Clinical supervision, minimum 1 session per month
    • Managerial supervision, minimum 1 session per month
    • Preceptee Group Meetings on site and across the Cygnet group
    • Certificate and letter of completion
    • Excellent training opportunities
       

    An action plan will then be created by you and your preceptor for the following six months to enhance identified strengths and address areas of development, taking you to your first annual appraisal.
     

    You are…

    • Open, compassionate, honest & resilient
    • Newly Qualified Registered Mental Health Nurse or Learning Disability Nurse
    • 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…

    • £12.87 - £16.45 Per Hour (Depending on Experience)
    • 50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Generous study and exam leave
    • Teaching and CPD Programmes
    • Financial support for further training and personal development
    • Free meals on duty
    • £4,000 welcome incentive
    • RCNi membership
    • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
    • Employee referral scheme
    • 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
  • Cygnet Hospital Maidstone is purpose built to meet the latest national specifications for improving mental health within a therapeutic environment. The hospital will provide an important and much-needed service for local patients from Kent.

    The hospital is split into four distinct wards, each offering specialist mental health services:

    Roseacre Ward – Highly Specialised Personality Disorder service for women
    Kingswood Ward – High Dependency Rehabilitation service for men
    Bearsted Ward – Specialist PICU Service for Men
    Saltwood Ward – Male low secure ward

    The hospital’s services have been requested and agreed by local and regional NHS bodies to meet the urgent demand for specialist mental health services within Kent. The aim is to ensure that local people can be treated close to home and as near as possible to their friends and family.


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