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Deputy Ward Manager

Band 6

Main area
Mental Health
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
350-LOC2272173
Site
Clock View Hospital
Town
Liverpool
Salary
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum
Closing
23/02/2020 23:59

Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust provides specialist inpatient and community mental health, learning disabilities, addiction services and acquired brain injury services for the people of Liverpool, Sefton and Kirkby, Merseyside. We also provide community physical health services in Liverpool and Sefton, secure mental health services for the North West of England, the West Midlands and Wales and specialist learning disability services across Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Merseyside. Our services are currently provided from 124 sites across the North West.

Our ambition is to deliver perfect care and become the world’s leading organisation in physical, mental health, addiction and learning disabilities. We set our own standards and goals for improvements in care rather than aiming to meet minimum standards set by other organisations. Our values are those of: Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Respect, Enthusiasm and Support. We are the first Trust in the UK to publicly commit and develop a policy to have zero suicides among people in our care by 2020.

We work closely with service users, carers and partner organisations, we've been able to make real improvements to our diverse range of services, from health and social care, right through to high secure provision. This passion to improve has been recognised by the CQC who have recently rated us “Good” overall and “Outstanding” for being well led.

Can you demonstrate the values of our Trust, Continuous Improvement,  Accountability, Respect and Enthusiasm?

If so look at the opportunity below……

We are looking to recruit Deputy Ward Managers to join the busy and multi-disciplinary team in Clock View Hospital. Newton ward is a 12 bedded mixed gender Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). 

Successful applicants will be able to support the Ward Manager in  ensuring the environment is managed safely and effectively over a 24-hour period. 

Ensuring the delivery of high standard of care to Service Users,  providing support, supervision and education for colleagues, other professionals and students. 

You will be required to provide clinical advice, expertise and leadership to all Ward Staff. You will ensure a seamless approach by liaising with other professionals as required and also support the Ward Manager in developing the team and acting up as required.

 

Interview date 5th March 2020

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must 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) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Toni Manley

Modern Matron 

Clock view 

 

Tel: 0151 330 7233