Our multi-disciplinary teams provide care for up to 97 male and female service users, working collaboratively with their commissioners, across our 7 wards and our nearby community house. We deliver recovery and rehabilitation services which include a specialist female Personality Disorder service and two new purpose built PICU units (one male one female). Our focus is on the delivery of excellent care, empowering service users to progress towards the least restrictive setting and towards independence. Our vision is to place our Service Users at the heart of our service provision, working closely with them and their carers to support their recovery and rehabilitation.
The successful Ward Manager candidate will have proven leadership skills along with a strong drive to develop the dedicated nursing team within the therapeutic milieu. This is an exciting and unique opportunity to work within a talented multidisciplinary team and will be responsible for ensuring that the nursing team possesses the skills, knowledge and motivation to offer and deliver the highest quality of care to service users with complex mental health and their families.
The successful Ward Manager candidate must possess excellent clinical, team and communication skills together with vision and enthusiasm to develop the hospital's service model. The successful candidate should be RMN qualified and have a minimum of 2 years' experience within a related management role. You need to be able to demonstrate the quality and management of nursing care, patient care and the clinical environment with 24 hours responsibility for staffing. The successful applicant will be a forward-thinking manager, who will lead staff by example.
What we would like to give the successful Ward Manager:
* A competitive salary
* Disclosure check cost coverage
* Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
* 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing with service)
* Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra day's annual leave
* Free on-site parking
* Access to our on-site gymnasium
* Online benefits and cashback rewards
* Cycle to work scheme
* SMART Pension option
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