Ward Manager - Oncology - London

Recruiter
TTM Healthcare
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
05 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Ward Manager-Oncology
Central London
Permanent, FT - 37.5 hrs
Up to £60,000

Are you a Ward Manager with experience in Oncology?

Are you looking for a change and a new challenge?

TTM have an exciting opportunity in specialist Oncology centre based in Central London…

Client Information:
Our client is one of the oldest Hospitals, located in the heart of London, specialising in Medical and Surgical care. They have several units spanned across two prestigious areas of London focused on providing world-class treatment to their patients. They offer treatment across a range of medical and surgical interventions and are a specialist provider in Oncology care.

Opportunities:
We are currently looking to an Oncology Ward Manager to join the team at the hospital and help to develop and grow both the service and the team around them.

Working alongside the Head of Cancer services your role will involve overseeing the running of the Acute Oncology service. As senior management you will be continuously evaluating the service and taking necessary steps for improvement. You will work alongside the Oncology Fellow team and Critical Care team to quickly identify any patients at risk, while working in partnership with other oncology services at the hospital i.e oncology outpatients, to ensure that the patient experience is unified across the department.

Your day to day will involve carrying out assessments on patients, making critical judgements and recommendations and having the ability to effectively communicate complex information to patients on managing their condition and any alternative options available to then. Your role will also involve all aspects of recruitment, working to ensure effective utilisation of staff so that high standards of care are maintained at all times. You will play a key role in the financial budget and ensuring the operational and strategic practice of the ward is communicated effectively throughout the hospital. Developing, planning and implementing new strategies to improve the service will also be a key part of your role, along with being responsible for standards across the ward.


To be considered for this role you will have a strong nursing management background. An ideal candidate would have not just management experience but 5+ years in Oncology however candidates with very strong management skills who have had some good exposure to working in oncology over the years will also be considered. As this is a management role a through understanding of clinical governance and risk management is expected along with knowledge of Auditing, Benchmarking, CQC Framework and KLOE. You will demonstrate a high level of leadership skills along with advanced interpersonal and communication skills. You will be self confident along with the ability to work and manage a team.


To fulfil your dream of working in for a company that truly appreciate you please call Clara on 0203-582-1406 or email cbowe@ttmhealthcare.com.