Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD)
Ref: CYG06521


  • Location
  • Cygnet Woking, Redding Way, Knaphill, Woking GU21 2QS
  • Salary
  • £29,729 - £36,314 (Including Location Allowance)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 19/09/2019
  • We are looking for a Registered Learning Disability Nurse / RNLD  with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    We are offering flexible shift patterns to include 22, 33, 38.5 or 44 hours per week, at Cygnet Hospital Woking.

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

    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
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Flexible shift patterns
    • Plus many more

    You will have…

    Essential:

    • Experience as a Registered Learning Disability Nurse / 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 leadership, research and assessment
    • Ward specific experience e.g. PICU, Rehabilitation etc.

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

    Cygnet Hospital Woking 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.

    It is located just half an hour from London, is close to the M3 and motorway networks and is supported by a vast public transport network. The service comprises of the following wards:

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

    What next?

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

    Click the link to apply.

  • Job Description
  • RNLD_JD_Sept_2015.pdf

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