The Cambian Group

Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN/RNLD)

Starting Salary £25,000 per annum; 42 hours per week
08 Jan 2014
31 Jan 2014
Job Type

The Cambian Group, the UK's largest provider of specialist services for mental health rehabilitation, learning disabilities and education, is looking for a dedicated, caring individual to join the company as a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN or RNLD).

We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits.  

The Fountains

The Fountains is a 32 bed site, specialising in psychiatric rehabilitation for males aged 18 and over.

Job Profile   

We are currently seeking a motivated individual to enhance our nursing team. Working with male patients, you will be encouraged to contribute to, and influence the development of active care. Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, you must be able to show initiative, demonstrating clear decision making and organisational skills. You will be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of individual patient programs of care. You will have a focus on risk assessment and risk assessment strategies, ensuring that the requirements of the care program approach are met.

Additionally you will support empowerment of the patients with particular regard to their dignity, rights and advice. Individuals should be fully conversant with the Mental Health Act and its recent updates; have an understanding of the latest nursing practices. Full induction training is given. You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession and just like our service users you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support. 

Candidate Profile 

We are looking to recruit a dynamic individual to work with our patients at The Fountains. Applicants should have a positive outlook, be self-motivated and have the ability to work on their own initiative, although the team approach is essential. 

In return we will offer you clinical supervision, regular appraisal, training and development and we ensure Continuing Professional Development. We provide free meals, uniforms and parking plus 5.6 weeks Annual Leave.

Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post and have a valid NMC Pin Number. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.   

How to Apply   

To apply for this vacancy please email your CV to Please refer to the Job Specification.

If you wish to speak with someone regarding this vacancy please call Serena Birtwistle, Head of Care, on 01254 269530, or email

Closing date: 31st January 2014

Please note that this vacancy may close prior to this date if a large number of applications are received.