Ward Manager

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Closing Date: 15/08/2022
Contract Permanent
Working Hours Full Time
Location Middlesbrough
Salary £45,839 Per Year
Company NHS Jobs

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Ward Manager to join Overdale Ward at Roseberry Park Hospital in Middlesbrough Adult Mental Health Inpatient Services.

Main duties of the job

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic leader to manage a busy and diverse acute inpatient ward.

Overdale Ward is an adult female acute psychiatric ward. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated qualified mental health practitioner with sufficient experience of working in adult mental health and experience of managing and motivating a multi-disciplinary team at a minimum band 6 level.

Applicants must hold a professional registration and have inpatient experience including leadership or management. You will need to demonstrate strong leadership skills and be a role model to others to join our highly motivated and enthusiastic team.

About us

As well as providing direct management supervision, a significant part of this role will be leading the team and managing the general running of the ward.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The successful candidate will be expected to be part of the Duty Manager rota which will include one late shift per week (12 – 8pm) and weekend working.

Additional contact details

James Donegan, Modern Matron – james.donegan@nhs.net – 01642 837318

Tanya Turnbull, Modern Matron – tanya.turnbull@nhs.net – 01642 837319

Please refer to the attached job description and person specification for further detailed information to ensure that you meet the role criteria before applying.

Person Specification



  • Leadership and management


  • Leadership inpatient experience



  • RNMH / RNLD, current professional registration with NMC.



  • Knowledge in adult mental health and treatment

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Tees Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust

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