Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD)
Ref: CYG07588


  • Location
  • Thors Park, Thors Farm Road, (off Brightlingsea Road), Thorrington, Essex, CO7 8JJ
  • Salary
  • £17 per hour
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 05/01/2020
  • We are looking for a Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    You will be working 40 hours per week at Cygnet Thors Park

    Cygnet Thors Park is a 14 bed specialist high dependency complex care service providing care and treatment for men with learning disabilities and complex needs. The team can also support people who have additional mental and physical health needs, and those who have been detained under the Mental Health Act.

     

    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
    • Free parking
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Plus many more

     

    You will have…

    Essential:

    • Newly qualified or experienced Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a current valid registration
    • The ability to maintain documentation, undertake audits and demonstrate integrity in your role
    • A good understanding of the 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

     

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

    Cygnet Thors Park is set in extensive grounds accessed via a private lane in the heart of the Essex countryside. The service has its own care pathway on-site from more support, through to more independent living. This comprises of three elements:

    1. An eight bed service providing assessment and intervention for men with complex needs. Generous living areas enable everyone the opportunity to spend time alone or with others.
    2. Four self-contained, bespoke apartments for individuals who require more intensive support, each with 24 hour care and support within a structured and therapeutic environment. Each apartment has its own en-suite bedroom, living and kitchen facilities and access to private outdoor space.
    3. Finally there are two bespoke single person apartments that provide a more independent living environment.

     

    What next?
    If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you!
    Click the link to apply.

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