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Clinical Team Leader – Escape to the Coast

Clinical Team Leader – Escape to the Coast

Location: Barnstaple, North Devon
Salary: £30,401 - £37,267 per annum pro rata
Closing date: 23rd February 2020

Relocation package up to £8,000

About us

Devon Partnership NHS Trust is one of the UK’s most exciting and progressive mental health and learning disability trusts. We provide mental health and learning disability services, as well as a range of specialist and secure services for the wider south west region and nationally.

About the role

We are searching for a motivated and innovative clinical team leader for our Moorland View Adult Inpatient Team based at North Devon District Hospital, Barnstaple. Moorland View is an adult acute inpatient admissions ward providing recovery focused and compassionate care. We are situated in a purpose-built modern setting, complying to the very latest standards for hospital accommodation.

From day one you will provide a comprehensive package of care to inpatients on our mixed gender ward. You will become part of a multi-disciplinary team, using your skills, experience and leadership to help define and deliver a package of care that helps these people on the road to recovery. This role is on a ward that operates on a 24/7 shift basis.


  • 27 days (minimum) annual leave, rising to 33
  • Flexible working
  • Generous NHS pension scheme
  • Career pathways
  • Wide range of leadership development opportunities
  • Health and wellbeing programmes

About you

We are looking for applicants who have completed their preceptorship, mentorship, have experience at Band 5 working with adults with mental health problems and are able to lead a team, work creatively and effectively in the clinical environment. Successful candidates will demonstrate progressive skills in leadership, supervision, clinical practice, service development, risk assessment and risk management. We are seeking nurses who are also friendly, approachable, compassionate and motivated with good communication skills. If you are committed to providing person centred care with a sound knowledge of best practice within an Adult Inpatient Service, this could be the opportunity for you.

Ready to apply?

Join us at Devon Partnership NHS Trust and you’ll become part of an award-winning organisation that is passionate about mental health and learning disability. One that cares about the people it supports – and one that also cares about its staff.

You’ll become part of a team that is compassionate and supportive. We’re genuinely committed to working together with the people who use our services, their families and carers. We involve them in everything that we say and do.

This is an exciting time for Devon Partnership NHS Trust as we continue to expand existing services and launch new mental health services across Devon.

For an informal chat and to find out more please contact Gail Still on 07951 276500 or email:

Clinical Team Leader – Escape to the Coast

Devon Partnership NHS Trust
North Devon District, UK
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum pro rata

Published on 27 Feb 2020