Registered General Nurse (RGN)

Cygnet Health Care
Competitive salary
08 Jan 2021
18 Jan 2021
Role Type
Start Date
We are looking for a Registered General Nurse (RGN) with a background in Mental Healthand with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

You'll be working 38.5 hours a week on days and nights at Cygnet Stevenage. This is secure mental health services for men and women.

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage have a purpose-built therapeutic environment where the focus is on maximising positive outcomes and recovery. A range of therapies supports the care pathway towards independent living.

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects whilereaping the rewards of making a difference to others - every day.

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...
  • £21.10 per hour (£39,000 per annum) after 18 months of qualifying, £23.26 per hour (£43,000 per annum) for an experienced Nurse - 3+ years experience
  • NHS and employee discount scheme
  • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
  • Free meals on duty
  • Free parking
  • RCNi membership
  • Bespoke career pathways
  • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
  • Plus many more


An experienced RGN with a current Pin Number, you'll have...

  • RGN who has worked in/or has experience in Mental Health settings
  • 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

  • The ability to deputise in a clinical lead role
  • An interest in leadership, research and assessment

Cygnet Health Carehas been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

Location Information:

Cygnet Hospital Stevenageprovides a comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy programme across its four secure wards. Our psychologists are trained in a variety of psychological assessments and therapeutic models, allowing them to offer a personalised package of assessment and therapies to service users.

Pattison Ward- Women's Medium Secure
Tiffany Ward- Women's Low Secure
Peplau Ward- Men's Medium Secure
Saunders Ward- Men's Low Secure

We also have specialist wards for detained patients:

Orchid Ward-Women's Acute Inpatient (Detained patients only)
Chamberlain Ward- Specialist PICU Service for Men

Our psychologists are trained in a variety of psychological assessments and therapeutic models, allowing them to offer a personalised package of assessment and therapies to service users.

What next?

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

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

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