Bank Mental Health Nurse - North East Region
Ref: CYG07285

  • Location
  • Cygnet Victoria House, Barton Street, Darlington, County Durham, DL1 2LN
  • Closing date
  • 08/12/2019
  • We are looking for a Bank Registered Mental Health Nurse / RMN / Learning Disabilty Nurse / RNLD with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    You will have the opportunity to do Bank shifts across one of more of our three sevices located in the North East Region - Cygnet Appletree, Cygnet Victoria House and Cygnet St Williams.


    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…


    • £15.50 plus 12.1% (12 hour day shifts and 13 hour night shifts)
    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • RCNi membership
    • Free Meals and free parking
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Plus many more

    You will have…


    • Experience as a Registered Nurse Mental Health / RMN or Learning Disability / 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


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

    Cygnet Appletree, near Durham, is a 26-bed mental health hospital for women. Cygnet Appletree has two wards including Bramley Ward, a high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service and Pippin Ward, an emergency acute admissions service

    Cygnet Victoria House, located in Darlington, is a 25 bed acute mental health inpatient service for men. The service, split across two wards, provides a safe and stabilising environment for men who are experiencing an acute episode of mental illness and require an emergency admission.

    Cygnet St William’s, located in Darlington is a 12 bed Neuropsychiatric service offering care and treatment to those affected by acquired brain injuries. It is a safe and secure place to aid recovery as well as offering those diagnosed with a progressive neurological disease, like Huntington’s Disease, a caring and long term placement to support and help manage the progression of their symptoms.


    In joining our nursing team you’ll become part of an inspirational team, delivering exceptional care in a modern environment alongside nurses who care as much about patient outcomes as you


    What next?

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

    Click the link to apply.


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