Ward Manager (RMN/RNLD) - Male PICU Unit
Ref: CYG11075


  • Location
  • Cygnet Stevenage, Graveley Road, Stevenage, SG1 4YS
  • Salary
  • Up to £50,000 per annum
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 05/10/2020
  • We are looking for a professional, confident Ward Manager (RMN/RNLD) who can lead, inspire & oversee the delivery of the very best care. 

    You’ll be working 37.5 hours a week (Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm; plus on call rotation) at Cygnet Hospital Stevenage.

    Cygnet Hospital Stevenage offers a range of secure mental health services for men and women in a purpose-built therapeutic environment where the focus is on maximising positive outcomes and recovery. A range of therapies supports the care pathway towards independent living.

    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
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
    • Plus much more

     

    You…

    An experienced RMN or RNLD with a current Pin Number, you’ll have…

    Essential:

    • Currently operating as a Ward manager / Head of Care or significant experience in a Senior Nursing role
    • Experience of working as part of a multidisciplinary team
    • 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 and interest in working in Mental Health. 

    Desirable:

    • An interest in leadership, research and assessment

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

     

    Location Information:

    Cygnet Hospital Stevenage provides a comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy programme across its three secure wards. Our psychologists are trained in a variety of psychological assessments and therapeutic models, allowing them to offer a personalised package of assessment and therapies to service users.

    Tiffany Ward – Women’s Low Secure Mental Health – 15 beds
    Peplau Ward – Men’s Medium Secure – 14 beds
    Saunders Ward – Men’s Low Secure Mental Health – 15 beds

    We also have three specialist wards:

    Chamberlain Ward – Specialist PICU Service for Men – 14 beds
    Pattison Ward – Specialist PICU Service for Men – 12 beds                                                Orchid Ward – Women’s Acute Inpatient – 14 beds

    Our psychologists are trained in a variety of psychological assessments and therapeutic models, allowing them to offer a personalised package of assessment and therapies to service users.

     

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

    Click the link to apply.

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