Hours: Full Time, 37.5hrs per week
Are you dedicated, driven and keen to expand your nursing career? Cygnet Healthcare has an exciting opportunity for a passionate and driven nurse.
At Cygnet Hospital Bury we are focused on individual outcomes and informed by a multidisciplinary approach, we’re home to specialist units for ongoing and intensive care. Alongside full educational provision for young people experiencing mental health problems, we provide a unique, bi-lingual, secure environment for deaf men and women and a locked rehabilitation unit that ensures a secure provision on the pathway to reintegration into the community.
We require an experienced CAMHS nurse to care and support young people aged between 12 and 18.
You’ll be confident in assessing a variety of acute and complex mental health issues as well as planning and implementing treatment. You’ll be familiar with multi-agency working and have a clear understanding of the importance of family involvement. We are looking for a highly skilled communicator who can relate to children and involves them in all aspects of their care. You’ll have worked in a least-restrictive environment.
We support young people with a range of mental health issues including:
- Self-harm and /or suicidal
- Depression or anxiety
- Emerging personality disorder
- Eating disorder
- Substance misuse (requires primary diagnosis of a mental health problem)
- Emotional / social and behavioural difficulties
- Borderline / mild learning disability as a secondary diagnosis
- Austism Spectrum Disorders
In return you’ll be given training and tailored professional development opportunities. You’ll also receive excellent staff benefits. 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
To apply for this position, please click apply now and the Recruitment Team will contact you shortly