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Ward Manager

Wheaton Aston
Salary Details:
£38766 to £42783 per annum
16 Jun 2022

About The Role

We are currently seeking a Ward Manager to join our Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) at The Huntercombe Hospital Stafford, located in Wheaton Aston, 10 miles from Telford & 12 miles from Wolverhampton. We would be delighted to speak to you If you’ve previously worked for the NHS Private sectors.

You will lead and manage the Ward at Huntercombe Hospital Stafford.  Working with a full Multi-disciplinary team, you will be required to implement and manage clinical processes, embedding policies and procedures.

You will also support the Head of Nursing in establishing a high quality service, ensuring CQC standards are being met and providing Clinical leadership to the nursing team.

The post holder will:
  • Provide day to day management of a team of staff working within the service.
  • Work closely with the Head of Nursing to ensure the efficient and effective running of their areas of responsibility.
  • Deputise for line manager when asked to do so and, along with other members of the senior team, form part of the on call rota over 24/7.
  • Contribute to the ongoing development of patient-centred services.
  • Contribute to the successful attainment of national quality and safety objectives.
  • Provide specialist clinical advice and care within designated area responsibility.

To be considered suitable for this post you will:-

Experienced Nurse Manager

Experience of working in CAMHS desirable

Experience in supervising and management of staff

Be able to demonstrate initiative and creativity.

Be flexible and adaptable, well organised and able to manage time and workload effectively in line with the needs of the service.

Wholly adopt a person centred ethos, showing empathy and a desire to make a difference.

Have a legal right to work in the UK.

We provide induction, support and ongoing professional development in line with the role, with great opportunities to broaden your skill base and experience. If you would like to join our team and help to provide an excellent service please click on Apply now.

About You

Please take a look at our progressive and rewarding benefits package

•A thorough induction programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working
•Clear pay structure, with competitive rates
•Generous annual leave entitlement
•Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay
•The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions
•Maternity leave at 3 month’s full pay and 3 month’s half pay
•2 weeks paid paternity leave
•Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit
•A fantastic preceptorship programme
•Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary
•Reimbursement for NMC registration fees
•A range of staff discounts
•Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
•Support for revalidation
•Support for BSc and MSc
•Professional support through Nurses forum
•Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
•Relocation allowance of up to £8000.00

For a more detailed job spec please take a look at our Website where you can also read some inspiring stories and find out why working at Huntercombe really sets us apart from the rest on the link here https://huntercombe.com/work-with-us/

About The Company

Huntercombe Hospital Stafford is a Tier 4 Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) hospital for young people aged 12-18 with a diagnosed mental health condition.

We specialise in supporting young people with severe or complex mental health conditions who need intensive inpatient treatment.  We are dedicated to providing caring, supportive, recovery-focused treatment and we achieve this by working together with our young people, their families and other professionals.

Age range: Young people aged 12-18 years.