Ward Manager

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Ward Manager to work in an exceptional rehabilitation centre based in the Abergavenny, Monmouthshire area.

As a Ward Manager you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers.

This is a rehabilitation and recovery service for people who have been diagnosed with a range of mental health conditions.

As a Ward Manager your day to day duties include:

·          Managing and training of junior and nurse staff.

·         Working alongside the senior Nurse to manage the on call service.

·         Effective strategic resource management

·         Supporting the implementation of local Clinical Governance Strategy.

·         Satisfactory completion of objectives as agreed at appraisal and monthly supervision.

·         Satisfactory fulfilment of core competencies.

·         Serious incident reviews and implementation of recommendations.

·         Demonstrates clear application of continuing professional development portfolio.

·         Ward Budget Management.

·         Providing strong and robust leadership in the clinical environment using the core skills of facilitation, negotiation, conflict resolution, teaching and delegation.

·         Facilitates delivery of practice and support supervision

·         Actively contributing to the Nursing Service Agreement, departmental Risk Matrix and action plan and monitoring their implementation

·         To participate and take on active lead in organisational clinical and nursing audit programmes

·         Participating in and taking an active lead in organisational clinical and nursing audit programmes

·         Developing a coaching culture within the clinical environment

·         Manage the achievements and maintenance of the Care Standards Act


An ideal Ward Manager must have these skills as they are beneficial for this position:

·         First level registration RMN/RNLD

·         Relevant experience

·         Proven leadership skills

·         Strong drive to develop the dedicated nursing team

·         Possess excellent clinical, team and communication skills together with vision and enthusiasm


The successful Ward Manager will receive an excellent annual salary of £40,000 per annum.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week Monday - Friday.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

·         The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!

·         Free meals and parking

·         Wellbeing support and activities

·         Career development and training

·         Pension contribution

·         Life Assurance

·         Enhanced Maternity Package


To be considered for this position you must be qualified as a Nurse either RMN or RNLD

Reference ID: 4011

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Brenda Little on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to contact@jupiterrecruitment.co.uk

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £40,000 per annum
  • Location: Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Brenda Little
  • Tel: 01216380567
  • Fax: 01216380567
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  • Reference: 4011
  • Posted: 2020-03-17 10:10:51 -

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