Deputy Ward Manager

  • Job Reference: 00073557-1
  • Date Posted: 14 May 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £40,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

If you care for others without a second thought and are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better, then take your care to next level by joining Elysium as a Deputy Ward Manager.

Working 37.5 hours per week as a Deputy Ward Manager at The Chimneys Clinic in Suffolk you will have previous experience in a similar setting as a nurse, and have excellent knowledge in healthcare and managing people. You will be leading the nursing team, ensuring procedures are being followed and a safe environment is maintained.

At The Chimneys Clinic, you will join the multidisciplinary team that provides care and treatment to females aged 17 years +, who have a diagnosis/emerging diagnosis of Personality Disorder and Mild Learning Disability. You will be an integral member of the team, offering your peers on-going guidance and training to ensure they have the necessary support system and skillset.

The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

Things that you will have:

Have a relevant nursing Qualification.
Evidence Personal learning and development.
Offer service user centred care.
Be a team player.
Be self-motivated
Possess leadership skills and management of people skills.
Have experience within a leadership/management capacity.
Ideally have experience of working in a Personality/Learning Disability setting.
Location: New Road, Rougham Bury St Edmunds,Suffolk,IP30 9LR

You will be working at the Chimney's Clinic, a 12 bedded service that offers specialist care that is specifically designed to support women that have a diagnosis of an emerging or personality disorder.

You will work alongside the multidisciplinary team at the Chimney's, providing a therapeutic environment to aid the recovery for each young woman within their journey. The focus of the service is to enable the young women to work on ways to decrease harmful behaviours and replace them with effective strategies to enhance their lives and help them reach their personal life goals.

What you will get

Annual salary of £40,000 (DOE) + Benefits
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity Package
Flexible working opportunities
There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care.

Each and every employee is valued and supported, as everyone has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is only with the dedication, passion and hard work from staff that excellent care programs that truly benefit the service users can be delivered.

With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment procedures of staff for all appointments. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory pre-employment checks