Hospital Director - Bristol

CAS Behavioural Health
Bristol (City Centre)
£55,000 - £60,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Embrace a challenging new role full of the opportunities you need to grow your career.

Brunel House in Henbury, Bristol will be a purpose-built 32-bedded unit providing a service through 22 rehabilitation beds and 10 neuro degenerative beds to individuals who require specialist therapy-led rehabilitation and support.

In joining our nursing cohort at CAS Behavioural Health, you`ll become part of an team, delivering exceptional care in a high quality, up-to-date environment alongside nurses as keen to develop themselves as you are.

We`ll support you in working towards your specific career goals, with new responsibilities and training opportunities that will ensure you develop professionally and personally every day.

If you`re ready for a step up in your career, choose an organisation with the vision to take you further.

In this role you will:

• Assess social and health needs of prospective Patients and subsequently to monitor the planning and on-going evaluation of care
• Ensure that all referrals are adequately assessed with all reports prepared within set time limits, comprehensively and to a high standard
• Continually assess and supervise the work of Staff to ensure consistently high standards and efficient running of the Hospital while creating an atmosphere conducive to the best interests of the Patients
• Manage and maintain agreed budgets, in conjunction with the Operations Director or Group Directors, by monitoring on a weekly basis and taking corrective action as required
• Lead the implementation of risk assessment, risk management and embed clinical governance within the Hospital.

We're looking for people who:

• Have first class knowledge of the CQC guidelines and the Mental Health Act
• Have a minimum 3 years post registration experience.
• Have experience in acute, rehabilitation or forensic psychiatry.
• Have previous management / supervisory experience
• Are a Registered Mental Health Nurses or Registered Nurse Learning Disabilities (with current PIN)
• Evidence of functioning in a supervisory role as a clinician in a similar setting within a multi-disciplinary team.

In return we`ll offer you:

• RCNi membership
• Monthly reflective practice, support with revalidation & CPD opportunities
• Expert clinical supervision & peer support
• A high-quality work environment
• Free meals on duty
• Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme.

Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
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