Bank Registered Learning Disabilities Nurse (RNLD)

Recruiter
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Stevenage
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
08 Jan 2021
Closes
18 Jan 2021
Ref
J103-A-20-21795
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
We are looking for a Bank Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

You'll have the opportunity to work bank shifts at Cygnet Stevenage, our Mental Health Hospital.

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage offers a range of secure mental health services for men and women in 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 flexibility while reaping the rewards of providing outstanding care - and making a huge difference to our service users and their families.

Your Day-to-Day...
  • Be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual patient programs of care with a focus on risk assessment / management strategies, ensuring that the requirements of the Care Program Approach are met in a timely manner
  • Report any ill health amongst patients and make requests for R.M.O/GP/Professional visits where necessary
  • Support empowerment of patients having regard for their dignity rights whilst maintaining professional responsibility for individuals in our care
  • Ensure that individual care plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with Patient, Relatives and other Health Care Professionals, and in accordance with NMC guidelines
  • Administer prescribed medicines with Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines.


You...

An experienced RNLD with a current Pin Number, you have...
  • Have experience working with an adult mental health client group
  • Have knowledge of the Mental Health Act 1983, an understanding of latest nursing practices and are able to deputise in a clinical lead role
  • Have the capacity to maintain documentation and undertake audits
  • Are compassionate and focused on patient recovery to monitor, manage and reduce risk whilst helping to empower and support service user independence


Why Cygnet? We'll offer you....
  • £15.03-£24.27 Per Hour (Dependent on shift)
  • 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

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

Location Information

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage provides a comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy programme across its four secure wards:

Pattison Ward - Women's Medium Secure *Soon opening as Male PICU*

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 -Men's PICU (Detained patients only)

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!

Click the link to apply.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas .

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