Clinical Team Leader - Low Secure Ward

Posted 20 February by Cygnet Health Care Featured
Are you an experienced Nurse looking for your next challenge? Do you want to join an established team and an organisation that truly lives its values? We are now looking for an experienced registered Mental Health nurse preferably with experience in a Forensic setting and have excellent communication skills along with an understanding of the relevant national policies and frameworks and the Mental Health Act.

Saltwood Ward provides a low secure service for men with enduring mental illness, who are detained under the Mental Health Act, many have addiction problems which is addressed by our Psychology department.

All the patients have a full OT and Therapy timetable and are fully involved in helping Saltwood Ward lead the way with the Recovery College.

We will need from you a commitment and drive to provide the highest quality of care. Excellent interpersonal skills are essential for this post, as you’ll be working within a multidisciplinary team and liaising with a wide variety of people. A knowledge of, and interest in the supervision and appraisal processes is essential, as you will be leading a team of Nurses and Health Care Workers with varying degrees of experience and knowledge.

We will provide you with ongoing opportunities to develop new skills and further your career, as well as providing you with an environment where teams are supportive and supported. As a growing organisation, with exciting plans for the future, we are passionate about driving employee development and supporting our staff’s wellbeing.

In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary and a range of benefits including:

  • Teaching and CPD programmes
  • Generous study and exam leave
  • Financial support for further training and personal development
  • Active participation in clinical governance
  • Appraisal and peer supervision
  • Possible rotation between services
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Free life insurance
  • Subsidised meals on duty
  • Comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre
  • Health Cash Plan

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Reference: 34520088

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