Mental Health Deputy Ward Manager - Forensic

Medic International
30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
10 Jul 2017
25 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking a dedicated and experienced RMN to join our client's 15 bedded Male Forensic Mental Health Unit located in Edmonton , north London (TfL zone 4)
This is a full-time post, on a 24/7 rota, although we may be open to hearing from candidates seeking a part-time opportunity, although rigid rostering cannot be accommodated.

Our client is a major provider of UK independent mental health care; dedicated to people's health and wellbeing, offering a high standard of services, inspiring innovation, and providing programmes that are individually tailored to the patient's needs.
This a purpose-built medium, low secure and rehabilitation unit, as well as a psychiatric intensive care unit (PICU) are all set within an 11 acre site with extensive woodland and landscaped areas.

You will be provide visible leadership and effective shift management to the nursing team, deputising in the absence of the Ward Manager, within a secure forensic setting, working with a patient group that consists of personality disordered and chronically mentally ill men.

Person requirements:
A Registered Mental Health Nurse with full NMC registration.
Completion of Mentorship qualification.
A minimum of three year's relevant post-registration clinical experience, including in-charge responsibilities
Up-to-date knowledge of the Mental Health Act.

Further benefits working for this employer are:
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)
A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
Employee Assistance Services
Life Insurance
Free meals while on duty
Learning and development
Childcare voucher
Career development
Personal health insurance
Voluntary Benefits

Medic International is a leading healthcare recruitment partner; our extensive experience as a nurse-led consultancy places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the needs of our Mental Health care clients.

To view a summary of Medic International Mental Health vacancies please click HERE

If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous GBP500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.