Registered General Nurse (RGN) - Neuropsychiatric rehabilitation
Ref: CYG08080

  • Location
  • Cygnet Lodge, 2a Sandown Road, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 4LW
  • Salary
  • £16.65 Per Hour
  • Closing date
  • 14/02/2020
  • At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    We are looking for professional, ambitious & confident Registered General Nurse / RGN, who is interested in providing care and rehabilitation pathways for those with an Acquired Brain Injury within Neuropsychiatric/Neurobehavioural rehabilitation settings are encouraged to apply.

    If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!

    Your Day-to-Day…

    • Be part of a resource intensive in-house Neuropsychiatry interdisciplinary team dedicated to the 16 patients across both services (Grange & Lodge). Our person centred approach puts the individual at the centre of their treatment and discharge planning. With a wide range of activities and facilities to promote independent function and positive behaviour goals - all focus is on discharge planning to support service users to return to community living.
    • 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 Registered General Nurse / RGN with a current Pin Number
    • Interested in Acquired Brain Injury/Neurodegenerative conditions and Neurorehabilitation
    • Capable of maintaining documentation and undertaking 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
    • £16.65 Per Hour
    • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
    • Full induction and specialist brain injury training provided as you progress through your role
    • 50% NMC renewal fee paid by Cygnet annually
    • A high quality work environment
    • Free meals on duty
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme.

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

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Grange and Cygnet Lodge are 8 bedded services providing neuropsychiatric rehabilitation for men with acquired brain injuries and specialist care for those affected by a neurodegenerative condition.

    Based in a residential area of Sutton-in-Ashfield, Cygnet Grange and Cygnet Lodge provides homely environments, supporting service users to maximise their independence and improve their quality of life. The services are community based, providing excellent access to local amenities, whilst also being within 10 miles of three National Parks, so offering easy access to open spaces. The community-facing element of the service is key in supporting and promoting positive risk taking.

    Cygnet Grange and Cygnet Lodge are rated 'Good' by the CQC and meet the criteria to be members of the Independent Neurorehabilitation Providers Alliance.

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