Ward Manager

Recruiter
The London Clinic
Location
London
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
05 Jun 2021
Closes
14 Jun 2021
Ref
J223-A-21-1814
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
We have an exciting opportunity for a Ward Manager to join our Urology & Neurosciences Unit, based at our main Hospital (W1G) with an inclusive salary range on offer of £48,053 - £55,963 per annum. The London Clinic has a supportive and warm working culture where your contribution is valued, and you can help us provide the best, personalised healthcare, and deliver our three core values of; Caring, Inspiring and Pioneering.

Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK's largest independently owned non-profit hospital, with state-of-the-art facilities located on Harley Street. We have circa 1200 employees, a total of 8 premises, and we are dedicated to providing the best, personalised healthcare with a breadth of surgical and medical expertise.

Job Description

As the Ward Manager you will be responsible for the leadership and overall management of the department (approx. 20 staff), providing the highest standards of care and services.

Job Type:This is a full-time, permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week.

Shifts:Monday to Sunday, working long days and flexibility of covering nights at times as per service needs.

Benefits package:We offer a comprehensive package including a contributory pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 33days annual leave (inclusive), as well as a wide range of other benefits.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Oversee and offer advice/support to the Sisters/Charge Nurses in their role as clinical leaders to ensure high quality individualised patient care.
  • Promote and safeguard the well-being and interests of patients, relatives and colleagues.
  • Establish the components of Clinical Governance within the department according to the clinic strategy.
  • Identify, develop, and support staff training needs in line with organisational objectives.
  • Ensure policies relevant to your area are set, reviewed, and updated and that all Clinic policies are adhered to by all members of staff within your sphere of influence.
  • Monitor legibility and accuracy of nursing records

Skills & Experience
  • Registered Nurse with valid NMC pin.
  • Substantial experience in an acute surgical setting, including experience within a Urological and/or Neurological environment.
  • Experience of leadership, line management and development of teams.
  • Proactive, flexible and highly motivated individual who possesses strong organisational skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a commitment to research-based practice.

We are an organisation that has charitable status, and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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