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Ward Manager - Mental Health Hospital

Job Type:
Mental Health, Hospital
Senior Nurse, Nurse Manager
South East
£40,000 per annum
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Ward Manager - Mental Health Hospital - Canterbury - up to £40,000p/a

We are currently looking for a Mental Health or Learning Disability Nurse, who has senior experience, to take on the role of Ward Manager in a Mental Health Hospital in Canterbury, Kent.

The successful candidate will be supporting their line manager in delivering high quality patient care, within the constraints of the financial budget, whilst maintaining patient safety at all times. You will be required to adopt a flexible approach to hours of duty in order to meet the needs of the service.

Benefits will include:

  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) 
  • A thorough Induction Programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working 
  • Clear pay structure, with competitive rates 
  • Generous Annual Leave allowance
  • A range of staff discounts 
  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay 
  • The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions 
  • Maternity leave at 3 month’s full pay and 3 month’s half pay (up to a max salary of £50k) 
  • 2 week’s paid paternity leave 
  • Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit 
  • Access to Myfamilycare services

Your duties as a Hospital Ward Manager include the following:

  • Being accessible to patients, their families and staff
  • Ensuring all patients and their families have the opportunity to seek information, help and support, or to communicate problematic or celebratory issues
  • Supporting your line manager
  • Providing the daily clinical and managerial nursing leadership for the service
  • Being responsible for ensuring that standards of care are upheld at all times

You must be:

  • Registered with the NMC
  • Qualified as an RMN or RNLD
  • Experienced in leading a team of Nurses
  • Eligible to work in the UK

For any more information please email

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 234 9781
Contact: Anchin Gurung

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