Ward Manager | Maidstone

Location: Maidstone  |  Kent  |  England
Sector: Nursing Care
Consultant: Daniel Waters
Job Reference: DW40056
Salary: £40000 - £50000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Two roles available:

– One covering a Male Locked Rehabilitation Unit

– One covering a Female Personality Disorder Ward

 In this role you will:

• Have overall management responsibility for the delivery of service user centred care within the ward
• Lead a team of nursing staff in the delivery of high quality evidence-based practice, ensuring that regular supervision and appraisal take place
• Coordinate multidisciplinary working, maintaining excellent communication and working relationships with all team members
• Manage operational resources in a cost-effective manner, and evaluating the standard of service delivered
• Have knowledge of quality performance indicators and the role they play in contract review
• Have experience and skills in risk assessment and management in secure settings
• Liaise with referring agencies, communicating professionally and knowledgeably at all times
• Have a proven ability to manage and implement robust structures that enable staff to deliver quality evidence-based care

Are you the successful candidate we are looking for?

• Current experience as a Ward Manager / Head of Care or a Senior Registered Mental Health Nurse with a valid pin
• Experience of working in Locked Rehab and/or Mental Health services
• Experience of implementing and monitoring standards of care
• Experience of providing clinical and managerial supervision, offering support in making clear and consistent clinical decisions along with the ability to lead and motivate a Nursing team effectively
• Experience of working as part of a multidisciplinary team

If you wish to be considered for this role please email Daniel Waters on [email protected], call 07520634930, or apply with an up to date CV