Mental Health Nurse / RMN or Learning Disability Nurse / RNLD - COVID-19 in Bristol

Job description

  • We are looking for a professional, ambitious & confident Mental health Nurse / RMN or Learning Disability Nurse / RNLD / or Registered General Nurse / RGN to join our dedicated team atour wonderful service.

    This is a full time position, you will be working 38.5 hours per week, at Cygnet Kewstoke - located in Weston Super Mare.

    Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke provides an emergency admissions service for men and a pathway for women from low secure to rehabilitation including a specialist service for personality disorder.


    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…



    • £26,806 - £34,254 per annum (plus enhancements)
    • £13.39 - £17.11 per hour (plus enhancements)

    Enhancement rates;

    • 10% of basic Salary for Night shifts
    • 20% of basic salary for weekend shifts
    • 30% of basic rate for nights on the weekend
    • 66% of basic rate for bank holidays



    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Free meals on duty
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Relocation package
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
    • Plus many more


    You will have…



    • Experience as a Registered Nurse (RMN / RNLD / RGN)with a current Pin Number
    • 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
    • Experience in rehabilitation, low secure, personality disorders.


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

    Cygnet Hospital Kewstokeprovides an emergency admissions service for men and a pathway for women from low secure to rehabilitation including a specialist service for personality disorder.

    The hospital has more than 16 acres of landscaped grounds and overlooks the Bristol Channel. This beachside location, just outside Weston-super-Mare, helps us provide a quiet, peaceful and therapeutic environment which can offer service users a broad range of therapies including CAT, CBT, Schema Therapy, EMDR & DBT.

    The hospital provides 72 inpatient beds within a low secure setting:

    • Nash Ward – Male Psychiatric Intensive Care, accepting emergency crisis admissions.
    • Sandford Ward – Female Acute Inpatient Service, accepting emergency admissions.
    • Milton Ward – Female Low Secure Service, supported by DBT, CAT and CBT interventions with an additional drug and alcohol service.
    • Knightstone Ward – Female Specialist Personality Disorder Service, supported by DBT and other therapy models to empower service users to make positive changes.
    • Cygnet Lodge Kewstoke – Female High Dependency Inpatient Rehabilitation.

    Kewstoke is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC.


    What next?

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

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Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
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