Registered Mental Health Nurse
Ref: CYG06253

  • Location
  • Wallace Hospital 119 Americanmuir Road, Dundee, DD3 9AG
  • Closing date
  • 15/09/2019
  • 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 Registered Mental Health Nurse.

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

    RMN'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…

    • 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…

    • Capable to maintain documentation and undertake audits

    • Well informed of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 & have an understanding of latest nursing practices

    • Registered Mental Health Nurse with a valid PIN

    • Have experience in a Learning Disability Service or working with patients with Learning Disabilities

    • 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

    •Fully paid training

    •Paid DBS

    •Free parking

    •Courtesy meals and refreshments whilst on shift

    •50% of NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet

    •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.

    Here at Cygnet we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Learning Disability Nurse to join us at Cygnet Wallace Hospital

    Cygnet Wallace Hospital is a 10 bed specialist high dependency complex care service providing assessment and treatment for individuals with learning disabilities, with or without autistic spectrum disorder, as well as complex needs and behaviours. The team can also support those who have additional mental or physical health needs, as well as those who have been detained under the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act. We accept emergency referrals and the team are experienced in managing them quickly and efficiently to ensure transition for service users is as smooth as possible.


    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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