Ward Manager

Compass Associates Ltd
10 Feb 2017
10 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Ward Manager

Very Competitive + Pension, Life Assurance, Car Scheme, Relocation Allowance and more


CAMHS - Mental Health


Compass Associates are proud to be advertising on behalf of a leading mental health provider for their flagship hospital. From their latest CQC report, the CAMHS units had a good report from CQC.

Due to the current Ward Manager secondment ending in April, this fantastic provider is looking for an experience and tenacious CAMHS individual as a Ward Manager.

The ward will include Eating Disorders for those aged between 11 - 18 year's of age.

The successful Ward Manager will be working Monday to Friday, 9am - 5/5.30pm but will be flexible if you have current arrangements with current courses you are attending.

You will be involved in planning and co-ordinating the management and quality of nursing and patient care, clinical environment and responsible for staffing. You will also be doing quality improvements objectives, be part of the on-call rota and participating with the MDT.

Full JD can be provided.

Accountabilities will include:

  • Providing clinical leadership, ensuring effective communication across the MDT, supervision as well as mentoring and appraisals.
  • The database is updated with all patient data
  • Using your creative leadership in regards to any way of improving your ward or the hospital
  • Following the organisation core values and achieving objectives which is set for your Adolescent ward.


  • You must have experience within either CAMHS/Adolescents or Eating Disorders
  • Have excellent management and leadership skills
  • Impeccable communication skills
  • Energetic, passionate and enthusiastic
  • Experience managing budgets


Depending upon experience, salary will be between £42,000 - £48,000 p/a as a CAMHS Ward Manager plus company benefits which includes, pension, life assurance, car scheme, child care vouchers and more.

Annual leave is 26 days + bank holidays.

If you are looking to relocate, there will be a relocation allowance available. For further details on this please do ask.

Contact Information

If you wish to apply for this Ward Manager opportunity, looking to gain further information or wish to have a confidential discussion, then please contact Jon Burke at Compass Associates.