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Clinical Lead

Band 6

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Clinical Lead
Band 6
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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£31,365 - £37,890 £31,365 - £37,890 per annum
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Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CWP) supports thousands of vulnerable people across Cheshire and Merseyside.

We provide physical and mental health services, as well as learning disabilities, to a total population of around one million people.

Situated near two thriving cities in Liverpool and Manchester, CWP operates from 66 sites across Cheshire and Merseyside, including Wirral, Chester, Winsford, Crewe, Macclesfield, Sefton and Trafford.

We have been recognised by the Health Service Journal as one of the top places to work in the health service for the last two years running and committed to delivering person centred care.

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has rated CWP as ‘Good’ overall, ‘better’ for treatments and ‘Outstanding’ for care.

We offer a variety of roles at all levels, so whether you are just starting out in your career or you are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, CWP is the right employer for you. 

Apply now to join our skilled and friendly teams and help us to deliver our vision to improve health and wellbeing by providing high quality care.

Visit our ‘Working for us’ pages at www.cwp.nhs.uk to find out more about why you should choose CWP.

Cheshire & Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and dedicated Registered Mental Health Nurse to recruit to a Clinical Lead post (Band 6) position on Cherry Ward based within the mental health inpatient unit at Bowmere Hospital, Countess of Chester Health Park, Chester. Cherry Ward is an 11 bedded ward and provides a therapeutic environment for older adult service users with an organic diagnosis who require inpatient care.

You will be a strong Nurse Leader and will join an established multidisciplinary team (MDT) including Occupational Therapists and Medical staff. You will support the Ward Manager in delivering a high quality Mental Health Service. You will provide clinical leadership within the ward team to promote a high standard of patient care. Provide management support, deputising for the Ward Manager in their absence.

It is essential that you have first level registration (RMN), worked for at least 2 years in a Staff Nurse Role (Band 5) and have an interest in acute mental health.


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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

Henk Vermeulen
Job title
Ward Manager
Email address
Telephone number
01244 397304
Additional information

Informal enquiries: contact Henk Vermeulen, Ward Manager on 01244 397304.