Embrace a challenging new role full of the opportunities you need to grow your career.
Cygnet Sherwood Lodge is a 17 bed specialist learning disability rehabilitation service for men with learning disabilities and other complex needs. The hospital has been rated as outstanding by CQC and has a further nine bed step-down service, allowing for further community integration and focus on daily living skills.
As a Registered Nurse (RMN / RNMH / RNLD) joining our nursing cohort at Cygnet, you will become part of a team that is focused on delivering exceptional care in a high quality environment. You will be working alongside other dedicated nurses who are keen to develop themselves as you are.
We will support you in working towards your specific career goals, with new responsibilities and training opportunities that will ensure you develop professionally and personally every day
If you are ready for a step up in your career, choose an organisation with the vision to take you further. We have over 80 specialist services across the UK which are focused on providing outstanding outcomes for the people within our care.
In this role you will:
• Be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual Patient programs of care. With a focus on risk assessment and risk 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
We are looking for people who are:
• Newly Qualified or Experienced Registered Nurse (RMN / RNMH / RNLD) with a current Pin Number
• Have knowledge of the Mental Health Act 1983
• Have an understanding of latest nursing practices
• Have the ability to deputise in a clinical lead role
• Have the capacity to maintain documentation and undertake audits
In return we will offer you:
• RCNi membership
• Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
• Expert clinical supervision & peer support
• A high quality work environment
• Free meals on duty
• Employee referral scheme
• Employee recognition initiatives
• Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
Are you a Registered Nurse (RMN / RNMH / RNLD)? Do you want an opportunity to grow? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.