Ward Manager - Private Surgical Hospital

Swindon, Wiltshire, England
£ 46000.0 Per year
Full time
Job level
Manager, Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
29 Sep 2020
29 Oct 2020

Job Description

Ward Manager - Private Surgical Hospital                           


Salary up to £46,000                          

Full Time / 37.5 hours                        



Compass Associates are proud to be working with one of the UK's leading and largest private hospital group. We're seeking a Ward Manager to lead and manager the surgical wards at a Private Surgical Hospital in Swindon.          


The hospital provides a range of treatments and general surgery, from Orthopaedic, Ophthalmic, Surgical Oncology, Vascular, Skin and Abdominal procedures. The facilities include 3 theatres, 50 beds, consulting rooms and full diagnostic equipment such as X-Ray, MRI, CT. The hospital has a Physiotherapy department which includes gym and hydrotherapy pool.   


The core duties within this role will be to oversee the day to day running of the wards including rotas, bed planning, infection prevention & control, meds management, governance / quality. It's a key role in maintaining smooth relations with the theatre departments and ensuring the hospital delivers the highest standards of patient care. The role will report to the Director and Clinical Services and will be support by 3 Ward Sisters.                                                        


Person Specification:                              

NMC Registration.

Experience leading a team of nurses in either a Clinical Lead or Sister level role.

Extensive experience working in acute hospital settings - preferably surgical wards.   



Salary:up to £46,000 (depending on experience)                         

Contributory Pension Scheme          

6 weeks annual leave + bank holidays           

+ more                           



The hospital offers free parking and commutable from the surrounding areas of Wiltshere, Oxford, Bristol, Bath, Reading, Andover, Gloucester & Cheltenham. The hospital is a 10 min taxi from Swindon Rail Station and Swindon Bus Station is a few minutes walk from the Hopsital, for those requiring public transport.                                   


Interview Process:                        

1 stage interview with the Director of Clinical Services & Hospital Executive Director.                          


Contact details:                        

For more information or to apply, please contact Chris Burgess at Compass Associates on Apply. Alternatively email an up to date CV with a covering note to Apply                        



Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for a successful recommendation following the completion of probation/rebate

Ref: CB/HQ00031762

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