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Bank Mental Health Nurse (RMN)
Ref: CYG35586

Blackheath, SE10 8AD
£20.60 / per hour (plus 12.1% Annual Leave)
Full Time / Part Time /Bank
Closing date
Friday 24 May 2024

We are looking for a Bank Registered Mental Health Nurse to join our dynamic and forward thinking team at Cygnet Hospital Blackheath, on a flexible basis.

Cygnet Hospital Blackheath provides inpatient low secure and PICU services for men with a mental health illness. 

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…

  • To co-ordinate and provide care and treatment to an identified group of patients without direct supervision
  • Take responsibility for the development and delivery of evidence based practice, ensuring that it supports and reflects service user individual needs, Company objectives and professional guidance.
  • Participate as an active multi-disciplinary team member, making an appropriate contribution to team processes through the use of clinical assessment tools
  • Produce written reports based on your nursing assessments and observations
  • Attend all training and engage in CPD to further knowledge and promote nursing
  • Manage ward activities, ensuring the daily plan is followed and meets the requirements of patients and staff
  • Under NMC guidelines, ensure that individual care plans are complete & maintained collectively with residents, relatives and other healthcare professionals
  • Work closely with the management team to develop the service, audit, and improve quality Act up for the Clinical Team Leader during absences as required
  • Administer prescribed medicines with Healthcare procedure and Healthcare Commission guidelines

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

Salary - £20.60 per Hour + 12.1% holiday pay 


  • NHS and employee discount scheme
  • Free meals on duty
  • Bespoke career pathways
  • Company paid Life Assurance scheme


As an experienced RMN/RNLD with a current Pin Number, you’ll have…


  • 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 with the client group

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

Click the button to apply - Look forward to you joining us! 

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