Nursing Clinical Team Leader - Female Rehabilitation Service
Ref: CYG09699


  • Location
  • Cygnet Woking, Redding Way, Knaphill, Woking GU21 2QS
  • Salary
  • £35,049 to £43,116 (Including Location Allowance)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 14/07/2020
  • We are looking for a Clinical Team Leader with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    You will be working 38.5 hours per week on Picasso Ward, our Female Rehabilitation Ward at Cygnet Hospital Woking.

    Cygnet Hospital Woking is a CQC rated ‘Good’ site offering a range of secure mental health services for men and women. Cygnet Lodge Woking, our sister hospital close by, provides a high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men and extends our care pathway.

    Your Day-to-Day…

    • Supervise the smooth running of a shift and take leadership responsibility for the ward in the absence of the Ward Manager.
    • Act as a role model to all staff in clinical areas, helping to maintain a motivated positive work force.
    • Participate in the manager’s on-call system to provide the first point of contact for ward based staff, outside of normal working hours.
    • Take an active role in clinical audit on the ward and in the hospital.
    • Actively coach and mentor staff to improve practice on the ward.
    • Take a lead role in working with the Multi-Disciplinary Team to coordinate and effective care plans which meet the physical & emotional needs of the service users in a caring and empathic manner.
    • Participate in training and development of staff.
    • Follow and ensure others implement Cygnet Health Care Policy and Procedures and maintain level of service, which meets the standard for the hospital.

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Free meals on duty
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Flexible shift patterns
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
    • Plus many more

    You will have…

    Essential:

    • An Experienced Registered Mental Health / RMN or Registered Learning Disability Nurse / 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
    • A minimum of two years’ experience post qualification.

    Desirable:

    • The ability to deputise in absence of the Ward Manager
    • An interest in leadership, research and assessment
    • Rehabilitation, PICU, experience.
       

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

    The aim at Cygnet Hospital Woking is to help people learn how to manage their mental health and reinforce their daily living skills, helping to prepare for independent life.

    The service comprises of the following wards;

    • Acorn Ward – Female PICU
    • Picasso Ward – Women’s Mental Health Rehabilitation
    • Oaktree Ward – Women’s Low Secure
    • Greenacre Ward – Men’s Low Secure
    • Cygnet Lodge Woking – Men’s High Dependency Inpatient Rehabilitation

    Picasso Ward is a 21 bed high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for females, based at Cygnet Hospital Woking.

    Picasso Ward provides a high level of therapeutic care and support that is underpinned by knowledge and practice of evidence-based interventions, delivered by a highly experienced multidisciplinary team. Our individualised and group treatment programmes are DBT informed and have clearly defined goals and outcomes for our service users.

    What next?

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

    Click the link to apply or alternatively email your CV to oliviajames@cygnethealth.co.uk

  • Job Description
  • Clinical_Team_Leader_Job_Description_2019.docx

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