Ward Manager

  • Job Family: - Nursing
  • Location: - Wellington
  • Salary Details: - £46,500
  • Introduction -

    If you care for others without a second thought and are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better, then take your care to next level by joining the team atWellesley Hospital 

    Your career within Elysium will be enjoyable and rewarding as you develop specialist skills and make a real difference for some of the most vulnerable people in society. 

    It’s a career that you can take pride in and enjoy. It’s what delivering great healthcare should feel like.

    What you will be doing

    With experience from the NHS or private care, you will lead the nursing team provide high-quality care and support to people with mental health setting, while also supporting your colleagues and promote good teamwork.

    As a Ward Manager, you will empower recovery and deliver supervision to staff across the ward to deliver great healthcare. You will work alongside the senior Nurse to manage the on-call service and manage the ward budgets. 

    No two days are the same, with plenty to keep you engaged and motivated, but also a good amount of routine.  

    You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn’t like a free massage at work?

    There are also career development opportunities, with a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, we can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.

    Things that you will have

    • A relevant nursing qualification and registration
    • A positive attitude and be naturally caring and compassionate
    • A commitment to high-quality care and to values and evidence-based practice
    • Relevant experience in a similar environment.
    • Proven track record of leadership skills.

    Where you will be working

    Location: Westpark 26, Chelston, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 9FF   Join the multidisciplinary team at Wellesley Hospital providing care to men and women with mental health conditions in a modern and purpose-built hospital with low and medium secure environments.   The unit is one of NHS England’s pilot sites to test new approaches to delivering mental health care and works alongside local NHS trusts and private care providers in the South West.   Wellesley Hospital is conveniently located near Wellington, close to the M5 and commutable from Taunton, Exeter, Yeovil and surrounding areas.

    What you will get
    • Annual salary of £46,500
    • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
    • Free meals and parking
    • Wellbeing support and activities
    • Career development and training
    • Pension contribution
    • Life Assurance
    • Enhanced Maternity Package
    • Flexible working opportunities

    There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.

    About your next employer

    You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move. 

    Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally. 

    The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

    Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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