Ward Manager

A fantastic job opportunity has arisen for a committed Ward Manager to manage wards in an exceptional hospital setting based in the Nottinghamshire area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This special hospital provides acute adult mental health services, delivered in partnership with the areas Healthcare Trust.

They have medium secure service on site for patients with a learning disability, and we are looking to develop other service types in the future


*To be considered for this position you must be qualified as an RMN Nurse with a current active NMC Pin



As a Ward Manager your day to day duties include:

  • Manages the ward and resources effectively, taking steps to ensure that appropriate staffing levels and skill mix of nursing experience and skills is in place including effective rota management, annual leave and training arrangements

  • Has full oversight of the nursing staff rota and is the authorised individual to ensure rota management and eRostering standards are maintained and are effective

  • Ensures that all members of the nursing team receive clinical supervision, appraisal, CPD requirements and complete mandatory training

  • Addresses shortfalls in development and ensures that training and performance issues are addressed

  • Recognises and rewards positive performance by the nursing staff, commensurate with their roles and responsibilities

  • Acts as a highly visible role model, mentor and leader, creating a culture that promotes learning, development, inquiry and professionalism, celebrates achievements and shares learning to the benefit of the ward, hospital and wider division

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

  • Focused on patient centred care

  • Have a commitment to developing and delivering high quality care

  • Desire and motivation to work within an acute environment

  • Motivated, flexible and ready to take on a new challenge

  • Experience of clinical audit and or service improvement based on evidence desirable

  • Experience of working in an environment that requires the ability to manage multiple priorities

The successful Ward Manager will receive an excellent annual salary up to £48,393 per annum.

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

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


*£5,000 Welcome Bonus



  • Access to new schemes: gym memberships, IT technology and private healthcare

  • The opportunity to extend your skills within other specialisms

  • Sponsorship of professional qualifications - CPD Funding

  • Leadership and management development

  • Payment of NMC fees

  • Enhanced maternity pay

  • Full induction and training package

Reference ID: 3965

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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