Our WARD MANAGER role involves:
Being a clear leader for the Nursing team and managing shifts
Providing high quality care for adult patient
Developing therapeutic relationships to optimise patient engagement.
Following all codes of conduct, standards and legislation, respecting the rights of others and promoting ethical practice
Contributing to patient assessments, compiling a plan of care alongside the individual, and monitoring patient progress
Mentoring and supporting student nurses and other members of the team
Promoting professional development within the team.
To develop a culture of learning from lessons on the ward and encourage delivery of a professional service.
To lead the team by being a positive role model in all aspects of the work.
To ensure care and treatment is delivered in collaboration with the patient and carer.
To provide direction, support and guidance to the staff ensuring all staff have
To be responsible for the quality of care delivered and that all compliance requirements are met.
In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits including:
25 days’ annual leave plus 8 bank holidays increasing to 30 days plus bank holidays with length of service
Extra Service Annual leave awards
Career development – progress across the Staff Nurse grading is via a distinct career path
A contributory pension scheme
An employee assistance programme
Free meals/refreshments when on duty
Free car parking
NMC Payment in full
Sign on bonus - £5000 Welcome to Priory – either a sign on bonus or an e-voucher code for the Priory Benefits portal to be redeemed on various items including discounted shopping, red letter days, gym membership etc
Relocation support (including payment for accommodation or moving costs), paid as a lump sum
Moving less than 100 miles up to £2,000
If more than 100 miles up to £4,000
To be repaid if individual does not complete probation & leaves
Payment into the pension scheme
CPD top up
Donation to a charity of their choice