Ward Manager - Adult Acute Ward

18 Jun 2018
16 Jul 2018
Amore .
Nursing Field
Mental Health
Job Type

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Set back within landscaped gardens in a secluded part of Southgate, the tranquil environment of the Priory Hospital North London specialises in the treatment of mental health problems including addiction rehabilitation.

Offering calming and recovery focused residential treatment for up to 49 service users, including separate facilities for up to 22 young people, personalised treatment programmes are delivered by our multidisciplinary team alongside the use of a range of therapies.

We are currently seeking to appoint a Ward Manager for the Acute Adult Ward. This is a private 27 bed ward that provides Addiction Services, OCD and general acute. The postholder will be supported by two Charge Nurses and an outstanding nursing team. 

The successful post holder will have minimum 2 years experience within  a similar role, and have experience of managing a group of professional staff.  The post holder will co-ordinate the quality and management of nursing care, patient care and the clinical environment with a 24 hour responsibility for staffing.   As part of this role, it is essential that you work within a Multi-Disciplinary Team to ensure consistency of patient and clinical care is to a high standard. 

You will need to ensure the unit complies with statutory and current legislations and meets quality standards.

It is essential that you hold a relevant professional qualification (RMN) together with full membership/accreditation of a professional institution. 

In return for your commitment and hard work, we provide a good remuneration package, a contributory pension scheme plus excellent training opportunities


The successful candidate can look forward to:

•           Enhanced disclosure cost coverage

•           Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•           25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

•           Birthday Holiday  - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards

•           Cycle to work scheme

•           Just Drive scheme

•           SMART Childcare Vouchers

•           SMART Pension option

•           Monday to Friday - No evenings and weekends currently

•           Parking available

•           Uniform Provided

•           On duty meal provided


 For an informal discussion, please contact Michael Kashawa, Director of Clinical Services on 02088828191 Ext 7157 or for an application form please contact  fernandoguerra@priorygroup.com or visit our website jobs.priorygroup.com to apply on line.

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 transp

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