Ward Manager – Oncology

Ward Manager – Oncology Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Ward Manager – Oncology to join our team.


  • Actively participates in an effective staff performance and appraisal system;
  • Maintains effective communication with all members of the multidisciplinary team to deliver a high quality of care;
  • Actively seeks ongoing feedback on performance to make necessary changes/adjustments;
  • Ensures staff rosters which maximise patient care and skill mix is appropriate;
  • Adheres to the organisation’s values and mission/vision in his/her daily work and interaction with others;
  • Maintains department costs and staff costs in line with budget and worked hours/Units of Services (UOS);
  • Acts as clinical expert for junior staff;
  • Works collaboratively to recruit and select exceptional staff, with appropriate skills;
  • Consistently models effective leadership through personal behaviour;
  • Implements effective strategies to retain quality staff.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • RGN with current NMC PIN;
  • Evidence of post graduate experience with leadership skills/managing people;
  • Previous experience of working within Oncology.