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Mental Health for Older Adults & Dementia
Band 6
Full-time 37.5 hours per week
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South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
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University Hospital Lewisham
£31,562 - £41,630 p.a inc
05/05/2017 23:59
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Deputy Ward Manager

Band 6

Are you interested in furthering your career and gaining valuable management experience in an inpatient setting?
Do you think you can make a difference?

If so, this may be just the job for you. An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Mental Health for Older Adults & Dementia CAG for a Deputy Ward Manager on Hayworth Ward, Ladywell Unit, University Hospital Lewisham. You will support and deputise for the Ward Manager in the running of an acute assessment and treatment ward and assist in managing the multi-disciplinary team based on the unit.

You will work closely with the Ward Manager to provide full clinical and managerial leadership to ensure the effective provision, management and development of service delivery, while encouraging a person-centred, therapeutic environment for your patients.

You will be offered an excellent support package in the form of supervision and training.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Joanne Adewole - Ward Manager, Tel. 0203 228 0209 or Stacy Dangare - Clinical Service Manager on 0203 228 1627