Acute Ward Manager
Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.
Situated within three acres of landscaped grounds, Priory Hospital Chelmsford is an independent hospital that specialises in the treatment and management of adults and adolescents with a range of mental health problems. There is a highly experienced team of mental health professionals and support staff, which include consultant psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses and therapists.
The hospital offers calming and recovery focused residential treatment for up to 60 service users, as well as day care and outpatient services, including separate facilities for young people.
We provide expert treatment for the following services:
• Eating disorders
• Child and Adolescent Mental Health
• Addiction services
Our highly experienced multidisciplinary team deliver personalised treatment programmes alongside the use of a wide range of therapies.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a committed, enthusiastic and motivated Acute Ward Manager for our 19 bedded ward at the Priory Hospital Chelmsford. Applications are invited from an outstanding, proactive and conscientious Senior Nurse/ Charge Nurse/ Ward Manager to take on this leading role.
The successful applicant will be forward-thinking manager, who will lead staff by example. Good communication skills, flexibility and a team approach to ward working are essential qualities.
Applicants must also have a proven track record of effective nurse leadership and also have a minimum of 3 years senior nurse experience.