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Deputy Ward Manager


Are you an experienced senior Nurse or existing Deputy Ward Manager looking for a rewarding career in a brand-new service, where you can make your mark and help to shape the culture and care provided from day one?

Join Oaktree Manor as a Deputy Ward Manager and you’ll get to experience a new team coming together in a freshly renovated environment, welcoming service users from the very start of this new an exciting journey for this service.

You’ll have previous experience in a similar setting and excellent knowledge in healthcare and managing people, caring for both men and women in an acute setting. 

Working an average of 40.25 hours per week, you will support in leading the nursing team, ensuring procedures are being followed and a safe environment in maintained.  As a Deputy Ward Manager you will be committed to delivering excellent standards of care whilst acting as a positive role model, coach and mentor to your team.

You will be working with people in an inpatient setting who may be treated under the Mental Health Act , providing treatment for men and women who may have suffered trauma and are affected by mental disorders. As an integral part of the multi-disciplinary team, you will provide your peers on-going guidance and training to ensure they have the necessary support system and skillset.

If being a Deputy Ward Manager at Oaktree Manor appeals to you, then apply today and come and join this new service and experience what delivering great healthcare should feel like.

Things that you will have:

  • A relevant nursing qualification
  • NMC registered
  • Evidence Personal learning and development.
  • Service user-centered care
  • Be a team player.
  • Be self-motivated
  • Possess leadership skills and management of people skills.
  • Have experience within a leadership/management capacity.

What you will get

  • Annual salary of £41,000
  • 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.




Deputy Ward Manager

Elysium Healthcare
Clacton-on-Sea, UK
Annual salary of £41,000

Published on 21 Feb 2024

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