Registered Nurse Charge Nurse

Excellent job opening for Registered Nurse Charge Nurse to work with one of the UK’s leading providers of independent specialist secure and step-down care across the UK.

As a Charge Nurse you will be working in higly reputed service within the Essex area.


As a Charge Nurse you will be working within a transdisciplinary team that includes a range of professionals.

You will be central to providing high quality care.


The successful candidate will be offered an excellent salary of £35,854.92per annum plus other great benefits.


Our Charge Nurse role involves:

  • Shift/resource management
  • Effective strategic resource management.
  • Leadership decisions within the context of Charge Nurse
  • Personnel, competency and conduct management of junior staff
  • Managing complaints and grievances
  • Ensuring adherence to policies and procedures
  • Serious incident reviews and implementation of recommendations.
  • Ward Budget Management
  • Providing an advisory role to nursing staff
  • Supporting the implementation of local Clinical Governance Strategy
  • Clear application of clinical experience
  • Satisfactorily completing of objectives as agreed at appraisal and monthly supervision.
  • Satisfactorily fulfilling core competencies
  • Demonstrating clear application of a continuing professional development portfolio

To be successful as a Charge Nurse, you’ll need:



  • Personal learning and development
  • Evidence based practice
  • Values based practice
  • Patient centred care
  • Team player
  • Self-motivated
  • Flexible
  • Leadership skills
  • Management of people skills



This post applies to registered nurses who have:

  • Experience within a forensic setting within a leadership/management capacity
  • Relevant sufficient post registration experience
  • Relevant experience in a similar environment
  • Proven track record of leadership and management skills
  • Evidence of CPD


Reference ID: 1350

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