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Bank Mental Health / Learning Disability Nurse ( RMN / RNLD)
Ref: CYG17581

Location
Cygnet Hospital Taunton, TA3 7BQ
Salary
£17.34 per hour + 12.1% AL (£19.44 per hour)
Hours
Bank
Closing date
Thursday 19 August 2021

We are looking for a Bank Registered Mental Health (RMN)/ Bank Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

You will have the opportunity to work Bank Shifts at Cygnet Hospital Taunton.

Cygnet Hospital Taunton provides specialist inpatient services for older adults with mental health problems and for men diagnosed with a learning disability. The hospital also provides an acute inpatient admissions service for men over the age of 18.

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…

  • Produce outstanding written reports based on your nursing assessments and observations
  • Work closely with the management team to develop the service, audit & improve quality
  • Attend all training & engage in CPD to further knowledge & promote nursing
  • Under NMC guidelines, ensure that individual care plans are complete & maintained collectively with residents, relatives & other healthcare professionals
  • Administer medicines within healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines

 

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

Benefits:

  • NHS & employee discount scheme
  • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
  • Free meals on duty
  • Free parking
  • RCNi membership
  • Bespoke career pathways
  • Plus much more

 

Bank rates: 

  • Days/Nights/ Weekends = £19.44 p/h (incl.12.1% Annual Leave ) 
  • Bank Holiday = £29.16 p/h (incl.12.1% Annual Leave)

 

You…

An experienced RMN/RNLD with a current Pin Number, you have…

Essential:

  • The ability to maintain documentation, undertake audits & demonstrate integrity in your role
  • A good understanding of the latest nursing practices
  • A commitment to patient recovery in order to effectively monitor, manage & reduce risk
  • Compassion, resilience & a dedication to empower & support service user independence

Desirable:

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

 

Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

Cygnet Hospital Taunton provides 54 bedrooms across three distinct service lines which offer; acute care for men, acute care for older adults and learning disability services for men.

The service comprises of the following wards;

  • Sycamore Ward: Acute inpatient mental health service for men
  • Peacocks Ward: Acute step down ward
  • Swift Ward: Male and female older adult service.
  • Redwood Ward: High Dependency Complex Care service for men with learning disabilities.

Cygnet Hospital Taunton CQC overall rating: Good

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