Clinical Team Leader (RMN/RNLD)

Cygnet Health Care
Chesterfield, UK
Closing date
10 Feb 2021

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We are looking for a Clinical Team Leader (RMN/RNLD) who can inspire, support and oversee the delivery of the very best care.

You will be working 40 hours per week (shift work - days, night and weekends) at Cygnet Acer Clinic.

Cygnet Acer Clinic is a 28 bed rehabilitation service providing assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for women with personality disorder and complex needs.

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others - every day.

Your Day-to-Day...
  • To supervise the smooth running of a shift and take leadership responsibility for the ward in the absence of the ward manager.
  • Act as a role model to all staff in clinical areas, helping to maintain a motivated and positive workforce.
  • To take professional responsibility as a named nurse for the risk assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care needs for service users.
  • To work in adherence to the NMC code and meet the requirements of revalidation as required.
  • Take a lead role as part of the Multi-Disciplinary Team to support implementation of the treatments & therapy as per the service user's care plans, meeting the physical & emotional needs of the service users in a helpful, honest, responsible, respectful and empathic manner.
  • Take a leading role in monitoring & maintaining physical wellbeing.
  • Participate in the manager's on call system to provide the first point of contact for ward based staff, outside of normal hours.
  • Actively develop, coach and mentor staff to improve practice on the ward.

Why Cygnet? We'll offer you
  • NHS and employee discount scheme
  • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
  • Free meals on duty
  • Free parking
  • RCNi membership
  • Bespoke career pathways
  • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks

You will have...

  • Experienced Registered Mental Health (RMN)/ Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a current Pin Number
  • Experience in a management position and ability to effectively lead a team in a "hands-on" fashion
  • The ability to maintain documentation, undertake audits and demonstrate integrity in your role
  • Well informed of the Mental Health Act 1983 & have an understanding of 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

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

Cygnet Acer Clinic is a 28 bed rehabilitation service providing assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for women with personality disorder and complex needs.

Rehabilitation is provided in a therapeutic environment, with a level of security matched to individual needs. The aim of the treatment, rehabilitation and re-socialisation programme is to prepare the people in our care either for transfer to conditions of lesser security, or for a life in the community.

What next?

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

If interested, please forward your cv to: or click 'Apply Now' below.
Job Description PD_CTL_JD_Acer.doc

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