Learning Disability Nurse
Job: Learning Disabilities Nurse – RNLD/RMN
Location: Pengwern College, Ruddlan, Denbighshire
Salary: Up to £35,000 Pro Rata DOE
Hours: Full Time, will consider part time options
The Cambian Group, the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities are looking for a Learning Disability Nurse who wants to join our established and dedicated team at Pengwern College, our clinical input is a fully integrated part of the whole package of support for the young people/adults we are entrusted to educate and care for.
If you are an enthusiastic, forward thinking nurse with an interest in behavioural support/Positive Behaviour Support who can adapt to changing priorities, support and deliver high quality care to young adults with learning disabilities and or autism in an Education setting we very much look forward to hearing from you.
Working alongside the Education, care and Clinical team, you’ll be planning and coordinating clinical interventions to challenging behaviour supporting the development, social and emotional and behavioural needs of our young adults.
This is a unique role, it’s fast paced with lots of variety, you’ll be providing a therapeutic service to young adults placed within Educational and Community Residential setting by assessing and identifying their needs and meeting them through consultation and training to Residential and Care staff, direct therapeutic work, care planning and management in conjunction with the Multi-disciplinary team.
RNLD/RMN with 1 years’ experience with behavioural support/or completed the BILD Positive Behaviour Support Coaches Programme.
Working with young people/adults with ASD and Learning Disability
Be autonomous in practice
Be patient centred and have a commitment to delivering high quality care
In return we offer:
Full support from a multidisciplinary team
Regular clinical supervision
Research opportunities & support
Internal/external training on new initiatives
You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession.
Cambian Pengwern College is an independent provider of specialist further education in North Wales, offering day, and up to 52-week residential placements for young people aged 16 to 25 with a learning disability and complex needs.
The college is registered with the Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales, (CSSIW) and Estyn who undertake regular and rigorous inspections in addition to our own internal quality assurance processes.
Successful candidates will need to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post.
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.
Please note vacancy may close prior to this date if a large number of applications are received.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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Further details / informal visits contact
- sandra knowles
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