Ward Manager

37000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual + GBP37000 - GBP38000/annum
10 Feb 2017
26 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently working on behalf of a leading healthcare group that is seeking to appoint a Ward Manager for a specialist hospital in Keighley. The ward focusses on the active rehabilitation of men with mental health issues. The aim is to enhance independent living skills, with a view to reintegrate service users into the community. This is a great opportunity for somebody with management experience or someone looking for an exciting step up and new challenge in their career.

The company itself provide high quality care to adults and young people across the country with a range mental health issues and conditions.

As a Ward Manager you will be required to deliver the best possible care for the service users, and enable them to feel positive about their lives. The successful candidate will be expected to have excellent interpersonal skills when liaising with members of the multi-disciplinary team, external agencies and organisations, patients and relatives. The post holder should also have a good working knowledge of the mental health act. You must possess skilled leadership qualities in dealing with challenging behaviours and physical aspects of individualised care and treatment plans and the ability to lead by example.


-Circa GBP37,000-GBP38,000 Depending on experience (40 hours)
-25 days annual leave pro rota (at commencement of employment)
-A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
-Continuous learning and development
-Career development

Ward Manager must:

-Ideally be RMN but would consider RNLD/RGN if they have relevant MH experience
-Current nursing PIN
-Have genuine commitment and enthusiasm for working with this client group
-Able to communicate at all levels
-Leadership attributes
-Acute, rehabilitation or forensic psychiatry experience
-18 months post registration experience
-Quality orientation

If you are interested in this vacancy please send your CV to (Email Removed) and I will give you a call. Alternatively you can call me on (Apply online only) for more information.

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