Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD)
Ref: CYG06270


  • Location
  • Yew Trees, 12 The Street, Kirby Le Soken, Essex, CO13 0EE
  • Salary
  • £16 - £18 per hour (dependant on experience)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 30/09/2019
  • Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    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 professional, ambitious & confident Registered Learning Disability Nurse.

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

    RNLDs 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 or Experienced RNLD 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…

    • Strong career progression opportunities within the region, including into 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
    • Pension scheme
    • “Cycle to Work” scheme & employee discount savings.

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

     

    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

    Join us!

     

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

    Based in the village of Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Cygnet Yew Trees is a 10 bed specialist high dependency complex care service providing assessment and treatment for women with learning disabilities and complex needs

    The service consists of two elements; a nine bed provision supporting women with learning disabilities and complex needs, and a self-contained bespoke apartment offering 24 hour care and support for someone requiring more intensive support.

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