Ward Manager

£40,905 per year
25 Apr 2018
23 May 2018
Amore .
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Job Type

Priory Healthcare is one of the UK's leading providers of independent specialist secure and step down care across the UK.

With hospitals around the country, 30 years of experience and highly experienced teams, we help patients and commissioners find the right care pathways, without the need for multiple re assessments.

Llanarth Court Hospital is a 114 bedded forensic hospital providing a multi disciplinary service in low, medium and open rehabilitation settings.


We are currently recruiting for a full time Ward Manager for our Deri Ward.

You will be expected to either have or be prepared to develop skills to work with patients with mental illness/personality disorder. To have 24 hour responsibility of a unit specialising in male patients with a personality disorder within a forensic psychiatric hospital. To manage a staff team, be an integral part of the multi disciplinary team.

  • RMN Qualification
  • Considerable post registration experience as a Charge Nurse or equivalent.
  • Presentation Skills
  • Time Management Skills
  • Proven Management skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Able to work on your own initiative
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to lead and motivate a clinical team
About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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