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Ward Manager

Job Reference: 449-AS0927

Solent NHS Trust
Snowdon Neuro Rehabilitation Unit
£40,057 - £45,839 p.a pro rata

Make a difference with us

If you are looking for somewhere you can make a real difference and are passionate about keeping people safe, well and out of hospital, a career with us may be just what you’re looking for. At Solent NHS Trust, we strive to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of our communities.

We are proud to be an organisation which is focused on our people and we welcome people who share our values to come and work with us.

  • To deliver great care that is safe, simple and easy to access
  • To be a caring, flexible and supportive place to work
  • To deliver the best value for money

A great opportuniy exists for an experienced nurse who will have a passion to deliver the best care for our patients on the ward, working as part of the leadership team to ensure the delivery of high quality, safe care.

Snowdon Neuro Rehabilitation Unit, which is based at Western Community Hospital is a 14 bedded unit which specialises in the treatment of adults with physical and cognitive impairment following a recent neurological event or a long-term neuorlogical condition. We offer a 24 hour, 7 day a week service, providing specialist in-patient goal orientated neurological rehabilitation. The service includes multidisciplinary assessment and treatment programmes in a specially adapted mixed sex, therapeutic environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for co ordinating the work of the team, influencing clinical decisions and monitoring the quality of patient care provided throught utilising and maintaining the expert clinical knowledge relevant to own filed of practice under pinned by theory and experience.
  • To develop and maintain a culture of service improvement which promotes quality and safety and striving to do better.

This is in line with the requirements set out in the MNC code which require all registered nurses to: prioritise people: Practice effectively; Preserve safety; Promote professionalism and trust.


You will have the ability to provide and receive complex, sensitive information to patients/relatives and colleagues with empathy, persuasion and reassurance, ensure information is clearly understood, where there may be barriers to understanding.

For more information on the post, please contact Charmian Allen


We will contact you via NHS Jobs if you are shortlisted for interview. Candidates selected for interview will be contacted before the given interview date; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders.

Our shared values support the development of a strong working culture. They breathe life into our organisation – guiding and inspiring all of our actions and decisions. They enable us to be better at what we do and create a great place for our staff to work, whilst ensuring we provide the highest quality of care to our patients.

In creating our values, we spent time listening to our employees and members. Based on what people told us, we created our HEART values to reflect the deep belief that we are caring organisation at the centre of our community: Honesty, Everyone counts, Accountable, Respectful, Teamwork.

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