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Night Manager




Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


circa £42,216.28 (subject to qualifications and experience)



Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Group is the UK’S leading independent provider of mental health care and education services.  We have an outstanding reputation both for the service we deliver and for the investment we make in our people and in our environment.



Job Advert Location Description

The Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal is a specialist provider of complex mental health services, providing clinical excellence in our Eating Disorders, CAMHS, Rehabilitation, Acute and PICU services.

Job Advert Role Description

We now have an exciting opportunity for a night manager to join our hard working team here at Cheadle.


Reporting to our Director of Clinical Services the Night Manager will work alongside the Unit Managers and lead the Night Manager team in delivering excellent care to our service users.  


In this role you will  be responsible for overseeing the hospital at night, providing leadership and support to the ward based nursing teams, and clinical supervision.  You will ensure that a high standard of patient care is provided and that wards hopsital comply with all quality standards and statutory requirements throughout the night shift.


Our hospital encompasses 13 wards, 7 of which are 24 hour admission wards.  The successful candidate therefore must be competent in the management of referrals and be able to prioritise admissions.


Essential criteria:


Post registration experience ideally of working in more than one of the clinical areas provided at the hopsital

Experience of working as a Deputy Manager or equivalent role

Good working knowledge of the Mental Health Act

Ability to undertake physical requirements of MVA

Ability to be responsive and flexible

We are looking for someone that can lead the hospital at night and ensure safety to adhered to at all times.


Desireable Criteria

Experience working in PICU / HDU / LS

Experience of working in CAMHS


What we offer in return:


- Free onsite parking

- Subsidised lunches

- Your birthday off

- 25 days holiday

- Online benefits and cashback rewards

- Career progression

- Ongoing training

- Enhanced maternity pay


If you are interested in applying for this position you will apply through


We look forward to you joining our team here at Cheadle!

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application.  Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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