Embrace a challenging new role full of the opportunities you need to grow your career.
At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.
We are looking for an experienced nurse who is professional, ambitious & confident.
A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.
If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!
The Post Holder will be responsible for monitoring the physical health of patients within Cygnet Hospital Bury, working closely with the Lead Physical Health Nurse & Clinical Quality & Compliance Lead.
The role will involve co-ordinating the GP clinic on a weekly basis, taking responsibility for referring patients if other health professional involvement is indicated, ensuring that documentation is completed i.e. GP notes, physical health monitoring forms and Physical Health Care Plans. The role will involve liaising with the teams on each clinical area, responding to the educational needs of patients and becoming involved in the training of staff as required.
• Newly Qualified or an Experienced RGN / Physical Health Nurse with a current Pin Number
• Have experience working with an adult mental health client group
• Have knowledge of the Mental Health Act 1983, an understanding of latest nursing practices.
• Have the capacity to maintain documentation and undertake audits
• 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…
•Company pension scheme
•Free life assurance
•A comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre
•Paid leave for your birthday and anniversary of joining the company
•Opportunities for CPD, further learning and development
•Expert clinical supervision and peer support
Cygnet Healthcare has a clear nursing strategy which has been developed by front line staff. Our clinical care is underpinned by strong values and we have a commitment to reducing restrictive practice.
Cygnet Hospital Bury provides a wide range of inpatient mental health services for men and women including specialist deaf services and CAMHS provision for adolescents. Security levels range between medium secure to rehabilitation services.
Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
Are you ready for a new and rewarding opportunity?
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