Ward Manager

BMI Healthcare
Milton Keynes
08 Nov 2018
12 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

BMI Saxon Clinic in Milton Keynes is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country.

Located in Central MK, and easily accessible by road, rail and bus the clinic is a friendly and professional hospital, committed to providing excellent patient care with an on-going commitment to developing both their staff and their services.

The clinic have an opportunity for a Ward Manager to join their team of professional staff, this is an great time to join us as we are working towards developing a first class service here at The Saxon Clinic with a clear plan and fantastic opportunity for development ensuring that you Grow with Us.

This is a FULL time role for 37.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.

Ideally you will meet the following criteria

    Registered General Nurse with NMC registrationENB 998Acute surgical knowledgeAbility to demonstrate clinical credibility within the ward teamPeople management skillsExperience in an acute settingOrganisational and planning skillsVerbal and written communication skillsNumerical and verbal literacy skillsBasic financial awarenessAwareness of NMC Code of Conduct/accountability

    Duties of this role include:

      To provide leadership and motivation to ensure that the highest standard of care is provided within the ward settingTo assist the Director of Clinical Services in establishing professional and clinical standards of excellence on the ward and to evaluate service delivery against those standardsTo assist the Director of Clinical Services in budget setting by providing requested information on staffing levels, skill mix, equipment and training needs for the wardMonitor and assist in the delivery of patient care.Encourage, develop and enhance the skills and knowledge of others and selfPromote best evidence based practice within own scope of practiceApply and ensure others apply legislation, policies and procedures correctly.Respect the patient’s dignity, privacy, wishes and beliefsUndertake departmental HR activitiesDevelop and support business initiatives, polices and strategies which improve the service delivered to all our customers.Responsible for locally leading and implementing the decontamination programmeEstablish, maintain and encourage communication covering complex and challenging topics with various groupsDelegate appropriate activities to other staffAchievement of the ward budget and specific Key Performance Indicators.

      Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

      Salary & Benefits:

      BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

        BMI Healthcare SchemeChildcare VouchersStaff Pension Scheme25 days holiday per annum


        If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.If you have any questions feel free to contact – Director of Clinical Services 01908-665533.

        We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.

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