Ward Manager (Rmn/Rnld)

Employer
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Weston-super-Mare
Salary
£50,000 to £50,000 a year
Closing date
11 Aug 2022

View more

Profession
Senior Manager
Service
Adult
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

We are looking for a professional, confident Ward Manager who can lead, inspire & oversee the delivery of the very best care.

Main duties of the job

Youll be working 37.5 hours a week at Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke. This Hospital provides an emergency admissions service for men and a pathway for women from low secure to rehabilitation including a specialist service for personality disorder.

About us

Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role youll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

Job description
Job responsibilities
We are looking for a professional, confident Ward Managerwho can lead, inspire & oversee the delivery of the very best care.

Youll be working 37.5hours a week at Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke.This Hospital provides an emergency admissions servicefor men and a pathway for women from low secure to rehabilitation including a specialist servicefor personality disorder.

Our Wards Include:

Nash Ward Male Psychiatric Intensive Care, accepting emergency crisis admissions. Sandford Ward Female Acute Inpatient Service, accepting emergency admissions. Milton Ward Female Low Secure Service, supported by DBT and CBT interventions with an additional drug and alcohol service. Knightstone Ward Intensive Support Service for women with a diagnosis of personality disorder and complex mental health needs. Cygnet Lodge Kewstoke Female High Dependency Inpatient Rehabilitation.

At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development.

Youll 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 whilereaping the rewards of making a difference to others every day.

Your day-to-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 managers 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

Why Cygnet? Well offer you
  • NHS & employee discount scheme
  • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
  • Free meals on duty
  • Free parking
  • RCNi membership
  • Bespoke career pathways
  • Plus much more

You 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 risk

Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role youll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

Person Specification
General Requirements
Essential
  • Please refer to job description above

Desirable
  • Please refer to job description above


Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

J103-VPAD39EF89

Company

Empowering people and making a positive difference

Cygnet Health Care was established in 1988. Since then we have developed a wide range of services for individuals with mental health needs within the UK. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes for the people in our care. At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users and their families. Our purpose is to care, enable & make a positive difference. Our vision is to be the preferred provider & employer of choice in our sector.

Our great team believe in -

  • Togetherness
  • Patients, service users & their families are at the heart of what we do
  • Making a real difference in people's lives
  • Building caring relationships to improve mental health

Dedicated people who change lives together

At Cygnet, our people work across many different teams that pull together to achieve excellent outcomes for those in our care. So wherever your strengths lie, you can make the most of them with us – and enjoy a rewarding career that makes a significant difference to others.

Join one of our dedicated teams and be part of something meaningful:

  • Leadership Team
  • Doctors & Consultants Team
  • Nursing Team
  • Allied Health & Psychology Team
  • Education Team
  • Care & Support Team
  • Hospitality & Non-clinical Team

 

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert