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Ward Manager

This  is a specialist hospital providing medium and low secure care for men and women with mental illness and/or personality disorder and for men with intellectual/learning disability.

We also have a 4 bedded open rehabilitation bungalow.

We are a sector-leading example of how providing a wide variety of care settings and a clear care pathway in the direction of recovery, can be achieved for all patients.

The successful candidate will be offered an excellent salary up to £40,400 per annum plus other great benefits.

The role:

You will be expected to either have or be prepared to develop skills to work with patients  with a personality disorder.

To have 24 hour responsibility of a unit specialising in male patients with a personality disorder within a forensic psychiatric hospital .

To  manage a staff team , be an integral part of the multi disciplinary team  and to ensure high standard of care is delivered.

You must be able to communicate with external professionals including family members, commissioners and regulatory bodies and be a positive role model for the organisation.You will be expected to maintain a high level of professional support and participate in a managerial role to ensure the hospital is adequately supported You will need to be a positive role model to staff working with challenging patients.

Experience and Qualifications:


·         Significant Experience within a psychiatric hospital setting within a leadership/management capacity.

At least one year’s experience of working at Team Leader/Charge Nurse Level or equivalent.

·         Relevant sufficient post registration experience.

·         Relevant experience in a similar environment.

·         Proven track record of leadership and management skills.

·         Must be PMVA trained or equivalent.

Reference ID: 2197

For more information please call Peter Fit on 01216380567 or send your CV to

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: up to £40,000 per annum
  • Location: Monmouthshire, Wales
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 2197
  • Posted: 2020-08-06 11:33:51 -

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