Bank Nurse (RMN / RNLD / RGN)
Ref: CYG08226


  • Location
  • Cygnet Taunton, Orchard Portman, Taunton, TA3 7BQ
  • Salary
  • £15.03 - £17.92 Per Hour
  • Hours
  • Bank
  • Closing date
  • 27/02/2020
  • We are looking for a Registered Mental Health / RMN or Learning Disability Nurse / RNLD with a passion for delivering the best quality of car to join us as a Bank Nurse. 

    You will be working across our six wards at Taunton.

    Cygnet Hospital Taunton is a 54 bed CQC rated 'Good' site that provides specialist inpatient services the following; 2 male working age adult acute wards, 1 male older adult acute, 1 female older adult acute and 1 male pre-discharge older adult.


    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 & 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 Mental Health Nurse / RMN with a current Pin Number
    • 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…

    • Strong career progression opportunities within the region, including into management roles
    • RCNi membership
    • Reimbursement for NMC membership costs
    • Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
    • Expert clinical supervision & peer support
    • A high quality work environment
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme.
    • Opportunity to undertake a rotational role across multiple services


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

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

    Cygnet Hospital Taunton provides specialist inpatient services for older adults with mental health problems and for men diagnosed with a learning disability. The hospital is situated in a rural setting amongst Taunton farmland, within acres of peaceful fields. This quiet and tranquil environment offers great benefit to our service users who are able to walk in the expansive hospital grounds and take in the countryside scenery. Taunton town centre offers contrast to the quieter country life with market places, shopping malls and many other entertainment areas such as restaurants, theatres and cinemas.

    The hospital provides 55 bedrooms across three distinct service lines which offer; acute care for men, acute care and rehabilitation for older adults and learning disability services for men who are over 18.

    • Sycamore Ward - Acute inpatient mental health service for men
    • Starling Ward - Acute inpatient mental health service for men
    • Nightingale Ward - Older Adult Pre-Discharge service for men
    • Mulberry Ward - Acute admissions / intensive support for older men
    • Swift Ward - Acute admissions / intensive support for older women
    • Redwood Ward - High Dependency Complex Care service for men with learning disabilities

    Taunton is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC

    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

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