Ward Manager - Adult Acute Mental Health Service

Exeter, Devon, England
Appoint Healthcare £ 40000.0 - 42000.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
£ 40000.0 - 42000.0 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
13 Sep 2021
13 Oct 2021

Job Description

Ward Manager- Brand New Adult Acute Mental Health Service

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced mental health nurse ( RMN ) , learning disability nurse ( RNLD ) - to join our brand new purpose built Adult Acute Mental Health Adult Acute Rehabilitation and Recovery service in Exeter.
  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Salary: up to £40,000 - £42,000 per annum - negotiable depending on your experience
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Shifts: to meet the requirements of the service including oncall rotation

You will need:

- RMN/RNLD Qualification

- Personal learning and development.

- Evidence based practice.

- Values based practice.

- Service user centred care.

- Team player.

- Self-motivated

- Leadership skills.

- Management of people skills.

- Autistic Spectrum Disorder & Learning Disorder experience

- Experience within a leadership/management capacity.

- Relevant sufficient post registration experience.

Hospital Details: This Hospital is purpose built and is not yet accepting patients however care will take place over two acute wards and 8 semi independent flats This will be a 24 hour acute inpatient service supported by a full multidisciplinary team, specialising in the assessment, treatment and stabilisation of individuals suffering from a significant mental health episode and in crisis. Clinical and therapeutic services will be delivered in a safe environment providing service users who may present a risk to the wellbeing of themselves, the opportunity for recovery.

As service users' mental health stabilises and improves, rehabilitation services located at the service will provide a pathway of care supporting individuals back to their community.

The Team: The Hospital has a full MDT (Multidisciplinary team) comprising of a Consultant, Psychiatrist, Psychologist, OT, Social Worker, Support and Administration Staff. The aim is to work as a close team providing a holistic range of assessments and treatments.

Preceptorship Programme: In the case of newly qualified nurses ( Mental Health Nurse , Learning Disability Nurse and/or Registered Adult Nurse ) , the Hospital offers a fantastic preceptorship programme. They have a good number of experienced staff to support and mentor newly qualified nurses.

Training / Induction and opportunities for development and progression: The Hospital offers a structured and thorough 2 week induction programme, which will include various training courses. Nurses will also have access to clear and structured development programmes where you can see clear pathways to progression within the hospital. Nurses will also have access to training opportunities to develop and enhance your nursing skills. All nurses will receive ongoing support from your Manager..

Employee Benefits:
  • A thorough 2 week induction programme
  • A very strong talent development programme with a clear development structure
  • A fantastic preceptorship programme
  • Mentoring and involvement in HCA / Support worker development
  • Access to development opportunities including:

  • Sponsorship of professional qualifications through our Individual Professional Development (IPD) panel
  • Leadership & management development
  • Long service award
  • Support with your NMC PIN revalidation
  • Enhanced support with Return to Practice
  • A variety of flexible working options
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free meals on shift
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave
  • Working with a dedicated multidisciplinary team
  • Regular breakfast mornings
  • Monthly and quarterly staff raffles
  • A positive and friendly staff culture

For more information or to apply for the role please call Amy Parker on Applyor email a copy of your CV to Apply

You can also text me on Apply - this number is only for texting. If you do decide to text, please pop your name on there so I know it's from you.


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Ref: AG36558

Job Details

Ward Manager - Adult Acute Mental Health Service

Exeter, Devon, Englandd Appoint Healthcare
£ 40000.0 - 42000.0 Per year
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Full time
13 Sep 2021
13 Oct 2021

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