Ward Sister/Team Leader - Tunbridge Wells

spire healthcare
Tunbridge Wells
08 Nov 2018
22 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Careers focused on people

Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital have an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a Ward Sister/Team Leader. The successful applicant will provide exemplary planned care for patients, ensuring the team also deliver quality patient care by providing appropriate clinical and managerial leadership.

Spire Tunbridge Wells is a 40 bedded acute hospital situated in rural Kent, located within five miles of Royal Tunbridge Wells and on the boundaries of West Sussex. The hospital offers a range of services and facilities including two operating theatres, a sterile services department, a dedicated endoscopy suite, and a diagnostic and imaging department with an MRI and CT scanner. There are outpatient and physiotherapy departments providing services six days a week.


We commit to our employees well-being through training, support and reward. We offer employees a market competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
Excellent work life balance, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, contributory pension scheme, Life assurance, Private medical insurance, Wellness screening, Eyesight tests, Cycle to work, Discount portal (including cash back and reloadable cards). All Spire Hospitals also offer free parking and a subsidised staff canteen.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Take charge of the wards, coordinating the duties and responsibilities of the staff and ensure that competences are fulfilled
  • Develop practice in the assessment of health and wellbeing needs
  • Develop and improve services and quality
  • Lead others in the development of knowledge, ideas and work practices
  • Plan, allocate, assess and provide feedback to team members
  • Maintain and support the use of efficient use of physical and financial resources
  • Undertake Human resource activities for all members of the team

Who we are looking for

You will be a Registered Nurse with current NMC Registration and Team Leader/Ward Management experience. A mentorship qualification and previous experience in surgical setting is desirable

Who are we

Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group with 39 hospitals, 10 clinics and two Specialist Cancer Care Centres across England, Wales and Scotland. We deliver to the highest standard of care, and we've been putting patients at the heart of everything we do for nearly 40 years. A career at Spire Healthcare offers variety, development and outstanding teamwork

Join us, share our values and invest in your future. With opportunities to learn and develop your own skills, you can help us build on our reputation for excellent service.

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