Ward Manager (RGN/RMN) - Kensington
Ward Manager - Continuing Care WardLocation: Putney, LondonSalary: £38,138 - £48,615 paPermanent Position37.5 hours per week + plus bleepholder responsibilitiesA Leading Neuro-Disability Rehabilitation Hospital, recently awarded a "Good" rating by the CQC and in the report noted many areas of excellence in care, responsiveness, management and leadership is currently looking for a Ward Manager who can build a confident, high quality and caring team who are experts in their field. You will be responsible for championing and guiding a diverse range of nursing and health care assistant staff whilst working alongside other multi-disciplinary colleagues.As part of the Leadership Team within the Hospital, key responsibilities include the human resource and financial management of the ward. You will ensure the 24 hour nursing service is covered by appropriate rostering and skill mix, facilitate multi-disciplinary team working and monitor/participate in patient care provision.The successful applicant will have:*Proven interpersonal skills and a demonstrable ability to handle complex communications*Significant leadership and managerial experience with an ability to demonstrate experience in multi-disciplinary team working*A management qualification (or willingness to undertake management studies)*A Teaching/Mentoring qualification*Experience of managing complex workloads and competing prioritiesPerson Specification: 1. NMC / HCPC Registration2. BSc degree or equivalent in relevant subject3. Expert clinician and professional role model4. Evidence of continuing professional development - particularly with management skills5. Proven experience in successfully managing a ward roster and ward budgets.6. Clinical knowledge and experience of working within a long term care environment.7. Ability to negotiate and work effectively in an interdisciplinary team8. Excellent communication skills, written and verbal presentation skills & report writing.9. Good understanding of relevant compliance standards, codes of practice, and statutory and professional regulationsBenefits Available:* Golden Hello (Financial Support for Relocation costs)* Free on-site parking* Generous staff pension scheme* Season ticket loan* Childcare vouchers* Occupational health service which includes a range of wellbeing services* Access to on site staff accommodation* Option to join a health insurance scheme administered by HSF at preferential rates.* DSE/eyesight tests and cover* Cycle to work scheme* Great work-life balance* Subsidised canteen* Virgin Health Discounts and onsite Yoga* Opportunity to undertake the Putney Nurse Programme which entails training of "Management of Patients who have Highly Complex Neurological Disorders Programme"Interested Applicants Please Contact Andy Villalba: Tel - 01293848170 Email: andy.villalba@searSearch is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.