Preceptorship - Mental Health / Learning Disability Nurse (RMN / RNLD)
Ref: CYG07941


  • Location
  • Cygnet Delfryn House, Alfonas, Argoed Hall Lane, Mold, Flintshire, CH7 6FQ
  • Salary
  • £14.65 per hour (£15.65 ph upon completion of preceptorship)
  • Closing date
  • 03/02/2020
  • We are looking for a newly qualified Registered Mental Health / Learning Disability Nurse (RMN / RNLD) to complete their Preceptorship programme, at our high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service, located in Mold, Flintshire. 

    You will be based at either our Delfryn house – high dependency inpatient rehabilitation for men, or Delfryn Lodge – high dependency inpatient rehabilitation for women. Full time / part time hours available.

    Delfryn House and Lodge are our state-of-the-art services that have been designed with wellness in mind, providing a safe and comfortable environment that promotes efficient rehabilitation and recovery. We are dedicated to understand, stabilise and break the traumatic cycles of relapse that can impact service users’ lives.

     

    Your programme includes...


    • Support from Cygnet’s Preceptorship Development Manager
    • Minimum two shifts per week working with your nominated preceptor
    • Preceptee supernumery 1st week on ward
    • Monthly CPD Days off the ward (specialist and general)
    • Clinical supervision, minimum 1 session per month
    • Managerial supervision, minimum 1 session per month
    • Preceptee Group Meetings on site and across the Cygnet group
    • Certificate and letter of completion
    • Excellent training opportunities

    An action plan will then be created by you and your preceptor for the following six months to enhance identified strengths and address areas of development, taking you to your first annual appraisal.

     

    You are…


    •Open, compassionate, honest & resilient
    •Newly Qualified Mental Health Nurse or a Learning Disability Nurse (RMN / RNLD)
    •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… 


    •Salary of £14.65ph, rising to £15.65ph upon completion of preceptorship
    •NHS and employee discount scheme
    •50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    •Free meals on duty
    •RCNi membership
    •Generous study and exam leave
    •Teaching and CPD Programmes
    •Financial support for further training and personal development
    •Meals on duty
    •Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    •Expert clinical supervision & peer support


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

    Delfryn House and Lodge - Our 28 bed high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men and 24 bed high dependency inpatient rehabilitation for women who have severe and enduring mental illness and who may have been detained under the Mental Health Act. Men and women placed with us often come from multiple placement breakdowns, failed treatment programmes or are stepping down from secure settings.

    Our state-of-the-art services have been designed with wellness in mind, providing a safe and comfortable environment that promotes efficient rehabilitation and recovery. We are dedicated to understand, stabilise and break the traumatic cycles of relapse that can impact service users’ lives.

    What next?

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

    To apply please click 'Apply Now' below or please send your CV to gracecockroft@cygnethealth.co.uk  

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