We are looking for a professional, confident Ward Manager (RMN/RNLD) who can lead, inspire & oversee the delivery of the very best care.
You'll be working 37.5 hours a week (Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm) at Cygnet Hospital Maidstone.
Cygnet Hospital Maidstone, CQC rated 'Good', is our state-of-the-art, 65 bed mental health facility for adults situated in the Kent Medical Campus in Maidstone. Cygnet Hospital Maidstone is purpose built to meet the latest national specifications for improving mental health within a therapeutic environment.
Bearsted Ward is our 15 bed male PICU service that accepts emergency and crisis admissions.
At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development. You'll also enjoy shopping, travel and leisure discounts - as well as a range of healthcare and financial benefits - to support you to be happy both in and out of work.
Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others - every day.
Provide the highest standard of nursing care & be a role model to junior staff
Co-ordinate all clinical aspects of the ward & ensure co-operation between clinical departments
Implement clinical & administrative policies, procedures & regulations
Ensure compliance by others of policies, procedures & regulations
Support staff through debriefs, appraisals, training, meetings & development of evidence/ research-based practice
Participate in the manager's on-call system to provide the first point of contact for ward-based staff, outside of normal working hours
Lead by example to ensure consistently high standards of clinical care & documentation
Interviews will be on the 12th July from 2pm until 5pmWhy Cygnet? We'll offer you...
£4,000 welcome bonus
Level 5 Leadership and Management Qualification
NHS & employee discount scheme
50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
Free meals on duty
Bespoke career pathways
Plus much moreYou are...
Committed to delivering improvement strategies across all aspects of clinical service provision
Familiar with in an inpatient setting - preferably acute or forensic settings
Experienced in managing change, leadership initiatives, motivating & developing others
Open, compassionate, honest & resilient
Capable of undertaking audits, developing, following-up & ensuring completion of action plans
Well informed of the Mental Health Act 1983 & the latest nursing practices
Focused on patient recovery to monitor, manage & reduce riskCygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role you'll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families