Service Manager - New Dawn Personality Disorder Service (RMN / RNLD)
Ref: CYG10878


  • Location
  • Cygnet Beckton, 23 Tunnan Leys, Beckton, London, E6 6ZB
  • Salary
  • £50,500 (Per Annum)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 14/10/2020
  • We are looking for a professional, Service Manager who can lead, inspire & oversee the delivery of the very best care, to join us at Cygnet Hospital Beckton

    You will be working 40 hour per week and covering the bleep on a rota basis at Cygnet Beckton

    Cygnet Hospital Beckton is a smoke free gender specific hospital for women with complex mental health needs. We accept emergency and planned, pre-assessed admissions. We provide a multi-disciplinary approach, to help service users return home as quickly as possible.

    Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day.

    Your day-to-day…

    • Provide the highest standard of nursing care & be a role model to junior staff
    • Co-ordinate all clinical aspects of the ward & ensure co-operation between clinical departments
    • Implement clinical & administrative policies, procedures & regulations
    • Ensure compliance by others of policies, procedures & regulations
    • Support staff through debriefs, appraisals, training, meetings & development of evidence/ research-based practice
    • Participate in the manager’s on-call system to provide the first point of contact for ward-based staff, outside of normal working hours
    • Lead by example to ensure consistently high standards of clinical care & documentation

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • NHS & employee discount scheme
    • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Free meals on duty
    • Free parking
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
    • Plus many more

    You are…

    • An experienced RMN/RNLD with a current Pin Number
    • Experienced in managing change, leadership initiatives, motivating & developing others
    • Committed to delivering improvement strategies across all aspects of clinical service provision
    • Experienced of managing an inpatient setting
    • Open, compassionate, honest & resilient
    • Capable of undertaking audits, developing, following-up & ensuring completion of action plans
    • Well informed of the Mental Health Act 1983 & the latest nursing practice
    • Focused on patient recovery to monitor, manage & reduce risk


    Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    Cygnet Beckton provides a robust programme of care for women with challenging high risk behaviour who experience difficulties with engagement or motivation with therapeutic programmes. We aim to meet the needs of these women, who may have had previous inappropriate placements, in a less restrictive setting.

    The hospital is split into four distinct wards, each offering specialist mental health services:

    • Hooper Ward - Female PICU
    • New Dawn Ward - Female Tier 4 Personality Disorder Service
    • Upping Ward - Personality Disorder, Intensive Support Service for Women
    • Hansa Ward - Mental Health and Learning Disabilities

    What next?

    If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you!

    Click apply or please forward your cv to oliviajames@cygnethealth.co.uk

  • Job Description
  • Job_Description_New_Dawn_Service_Manager.docx

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