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    Salary Up to £40000 /

Job Description

Are you?
A driven and dynamic Nurse?
An experienced RMN/RNLD wanting to take the next step in your career?
Wanting to make a difference to someone’s life?
Ready for a new challenge?
Wanting to work with the best nurses in the UK?

If you’ve answered yes to the above then get in touch with our Nurse Recruiter Adam O’Shea on 07834514945
About The Role :
We are seeking a full time Ward Manager for Banksy, our CAMHS PICU Ward here at the Bristol Priory Hospital.

You will be managing a Ward of up to 12 beds, supporting and managing staff in order to meet the psychological and therapeutic needs of a highly challenging group of service users with varying degrees of mental and physical issues. You will be caring and attentive with the skills to build strong and trusting relationships with people. It is also important that you work well in a team, and are keen to work in fast paced environment and are able to report effectively to Senior Management.

The Banksy Ward at the Bristol Priory Hospital is a specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Intensive Care Unit (CAMHS PICU) providing assessment, care and treatment for young people who have complex mental health problems. The Unit offers in-patient care alongside a therapeutic day programme and provides a safe and nurturing environment for young people to work through sometimes extreme mental health, emotional and psychological difficulties.

This post will offer the successful candidate a real opportunity for personal and professional development within a highly challenging environment – joining the Banksy Ward team will, we hope, inspire and challenge you, give you the experience and confidence to grow and form constructive professional relationships with colleagues and patients. As the Ward Manager on Banksy Ward, you will manage a great team, alongside experienced practitioners, using essential medical, clinical and staff and patient management skills, whilst also having the opportunity to influence the progression of the Ward.

Previous experience of working with young people is essential and candidates must have a genuine interest in working with this client group within an inpatient setting. Candidates should also have the necessary interpersonal qualities to enable them to function effectively as part of a big multi-disciplinary team. Candidates should have a high level of commitment and creativity, resilience and robustness, positivity and personal warmth, as well motivation and excellent team-working skills.

What we’d like to offer you:
Many benefits in line with the NHS
Working with a dedicated multidisciplinary team
Free on-site parking
Enhanced maternity pay
Flexible benefits including reduced rates and access to new schemes including gym membership, IT technology (laptops / tablets / smartphones) and private healthcare
Access to development opportunities including:
Sponsorship of professional qualifications through our Individual Professional Development (IPD) panel
Leadership & management development
Long service award
Flexibility with the introduction of our new e-rostering system which will allow you to book additional shifts through an online portal in the future
Enhanced support with Return to Practice
Subsidised meals
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Birthday Holiday – Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave
Refer a friend to nursing bonus
Mentoring and involvement in HCA / Support worker development
Relocation support (including payment for accommodation or moving costs) up to £4000 (Terms apply)
Payment into the pension scheme
CPD top up
Donation to a charity of your choice

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