At Cygnet Health Care you ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families. We are looking for a professional, ambitious & confident Registered Mental Health or Learning Disabilities Nurse.
A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals. RMNs / RNLDs with interests in leadership, research & risk assessment are encouraged to apply.
If you re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you! 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 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 RC / 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 in accordance with Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines. You are...
Well informed of the Mental Health Act 1983 & have an understanding of latest nursing practices - Able to deputise in a clinical lead role -
Focused on patient recovery to monitor, manage & reduce risk - Helping to empower & support service user independence. Why Cygnet?
We ll offer you... - Strong career progression opportunities within the region, including into management roles - RCNi membership -
£33,904 per Anum - Reimbursement for NMC membership costs - Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities -
Expert clinical supervision & peer support - A high quality work environment - Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme.
Ready to make a positive change? Please click on the apply now link below Join us! Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for 30 years.
Cygnet Hospital Colchester is a 57 bed service providing a range of intensive support and rehabilitation services for men with learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders or mental health needs, and women with a diagnosis of personality disorder and complex mental health needs.
The aim of our services is assessment, stabilisation, treatment and engagement, with a view to supporting service users in the least restrictive environment appropriate to their needs.
Our services are recovery-focused, with the aim of preparing individuals for a move to rehabilitation or step-down services, and ultimately, back into the community wherever possible.