Cygnet Hospital Blackheath

Cygnet Hospital Blackheath

Cygnet Hospital Blackheath delivers services for men suffering acute periods of mental illness. It operates a rapid admission response for critical cases, as well as offering longer-term care for men with behavioural issues, schizophrenia and problems with substance misuse.

“Cygnet Hospital Blackheath encourages and supports staff to develop their skills to ensure the care provided is of the highest quality. There is a emphasis on service user involvement aiding service user recovery. It is a rewarding and friendly place to work in.”Gary, RMN

Cygnet supports and guides all its workers through a clear induction programme. As a member of staff you will receive supervision and access to a mentor. Eligible staff will be able to join the apprenticeship scheme while newly qualified nurses will have the opportunity to apply for the Preceptorship Programme. You will be given an annual appraisal and on-going training throughout your Cygnet career.

We offer a range of benefits:

  • Competitive pay ranges with enhancements for working night shifts
  • Performance and contribution recognised through pay
  • Flexible working options
  • Enhanced Maternity benefits
  • Annual holiday entitlement
  • Birthday and anniversary leave
  • A package of support for staff health and wellbeing
  • A generous company Pension Scheme
  • Group Life Assurance Scheme
  • An All-Employee Bonus Scheme
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Savings Centre
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Recruitment Reward Scheme
  • Subsidised Meals
  • Free Parking
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

The hospital is close to Blackheath Hill and is within easy reach of major routes in South East London. It is also near Greenwich train and London Underground stations.

For more information about Cygnet Hospital Blackheath and the service we provide please visit the main Cygnet Health Care website.


Jobs at Cygnet Hospital Blackheath


Clinical Team Leader – Male PICU Ward

Cygnet Hospital Blackheath, Greater London

Are you an experienced Nurse looking for your next challenge? Do you want to join an established team and an organisation that truly lives its values? We are now looking for an experienced registered Mental Health nurse preferably with experience in a Forensic setting and have excellent communication skills along with an understanding of the relevant national policies and frameworks and the Mental Health Act.

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Bank Health Care Support Worker

Cygnet Hospital Blackheath, Greater London

Diligent and dedicated, you’ll play an important role in the daily routine of our service users. You’ll assist our nursing team by carrying out key duties.

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Principal Clinical/Forensic Psychologist

Cygnet Hospital Blackheath, Greater London

We are currently looking to employ a full time Principal Clinical or Forensic Psychologist to join our established Therapy Team at Cygnet Hospital Blackheath. You’ll be experienced and proficient at providing specialised assessments and therapy for inpatients with highly complex mental health needs.

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