Ward Manager - (Female PICU) RMN / RNLD
Ref: CYG06630

  • Location
  • Cygnet Godden Green, Godden Green, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15 0JR
  • Salary
  • £47,000 - £49,000 Depending on Experience
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 29/10/2019
  • We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Ward Manager to join our brand new ward here at Cygnet Hospital Godden Green.

    You will be working 38.5 hours per week on our Female PICU Castle Ward, at Cygnet Hospital Godden Green.

    Cygnet Hospital Godden Green provides an acute CAMHS service for young people aged between 12 and 18 years old, offering a later chance to step down through their care pathway. The Hospital includes an on-site Ofsted-registered school, the Knole Development Centre and also provides another specialist mental health service, Adult Female PICU.

    Your Day-to-Day…

    • 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.

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Free meals on duty
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Flexible shift patterns
    • Plus many more.

    You will have…         


    • Current experience as a Ward or significant senior nursing experience with a valid nursing pin
    • Experience of working in the mental health sector
    • PICU experience.
    • 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.


    • The Ability to deputise in a Clinical Manager role
    • 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.

    Cygnet Hospital Godden Green operates an integrated Tier 4 Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) with a DfE registered school, the Knole Development Centre and a specialist Female PICU service

    The hospital is situated in the beautiful countryside of the Kent Weald, near Sevenoaks. Our specialist pathway service offers the following:

    Knole Ward - Tier 4 CAMHS open acute admissions service
    Castle Ward – Adult Female PICU service
    Knole Development Centre - Education

    What next?

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

    Click the link to apply.

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  • Job Description
  • Ward_Manager_Job_Description_2019__PICU.docx

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