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Ward Leader - Oakham

Band 7

Main area
Band 7
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Mansfield Community Hospital
£31,696 - £41,787 pro rata per annum
28/02/2018 23:59

Sherwood Forest Hospitals (SFH) is an award winning, modern and friendly trust, dedicated to providing outstanding care.  We are an improving organisation with strong leadership, a clear sense of direction and an exciting vision for the future.  Our staff and volunteers strive to ensure the patient is at the heart of everything we do.  

At SFH we value our staff.  We know that happy, highly motivated, engaged staff are key to providing the highest quality care for our patients. We offer a range of staff benefits, excellent training facilities and a modern, well equipped working environment.  We’re committed to enabling colleagues to maximise their potential and enjoy satisfying careers, underpinned by our staff health and wellbeing strategy; ‘Happy, Healthy, Here’. 

If our vision, values and ethos appeal to you now is the time to join #Team SFH. 

What our staff say about us from our recent anonymous Staff Survey: 

'The organisation is a good place to work with strong values and a clear commitment to quality of care and patient experience.'


We are looking to appoint a new Ward Leader for one of our busy rehabilitation wards. You must be dedicated to improving patient experience and committed to providing a positive and safe working environment.

You need to have the ability to motivate a team to working towards the Trusts' aims of reaching outstanding. The successful candidate will have to be passionate about leading and improving patient-centered care. Excellent communication skills are essential, along with drive, ambition and passion to inspire a team and lead improvements and change.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and attributes, we would love to hear from you.

You will need to be educated to, or working towards, degree level or equivalent experience, and be able to demonstrate excellent clinical skills and the ability to support junior colleagues in their development.

You will be offered opportunities to develop, both clinically and professionally, within a supportive environment and you will be encouraged to participate in service developments, giving you the opportunity to increase your corporate awareness.

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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

Emma Wilson-Matron

01623 622515 ext 5008


Carly Rollinson -Deputy Head of Medicine

01623 622515 ext 4617

If you have problems applying, contact

01623 622515 ext 4633