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Deputy Ward Manager

Band 6

Main area
Adult & Specialist
Band 6
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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Fulbourn Cambridge
£31,365 - £37,890 pa pro rata
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An opportunity has arisen for  a Deputy Ward Manager Band 6 who is enthusiastic and motivated to join our treatment ward, based at Fulbourn Hospital in Fulbourn Cambridge.
The ideal candidates will have a commitment to team work, a sense of accountability, plus an ability to work under pressure.

We will provide the necessary support to ensure your development within your role. We are keen to support and develop our staff and encourage greater opportunities within the Trust.
If you are looking for a new challenge, enjoy variety in your work and wish to be part of a team making a difference to our community then we want to hear from you.

In return for your commitment and enthusiasm, working within the unique Adult 3-3-3 inpatient system will give you the opportunity to practice a full range of core mental health nursing skills and also to teach, supervise and support colleagues.

If you are an enthusiastic and motivated staff nurse looking for a new challenge then we'd love you to apply.

We offer regular individual and group supervision and a 5 day induction on commencement in post.

CPFT are dedicated to the development of its workforce with many in house leadership courses and clinical skills modules. There is access to professional leadership programmes through the NHS Academy. The Trust also has strong relationships with Anglia Ruskin University and has access to higher education modules to support continuing professional development. To ensure that we achieve this goal we look to recruit candidates of a high calibre that share our passion for delivering excellent patient care, research and education.

Benefits of working for CPFT include:

  • Annual leave allowance 27 days plus bank holidays (this may increase depending on NHS service)
  • Pension scheme
  • Flexible job share opportunities
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Professional development via the CPFT Academy which provides in-house training programmes
  • Stress awareness training
  • Mindfulness training
  • Counselling service

If you are unable to attend an interview on the suggested date, please let us know on your application form as other options may be available.

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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

Lorna Williams Ward Manager 01223 219619/07970365727

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital
Cambridge, CB21 5EF

T 01223 219400 (open 8:30am to 5pm)
F 01480 398501