Introducing Emmanuel Azuike, a new Clinical Unit Manager for Shepherd Ward at Rhodes Wood Hospital

We are pleased to introduce a new Clinical Unit Manager for Shepherd Ward at Rhodes Wood Hospital, Emmanuel Azuike. Emmanuel has a number of years of experience as a Mental Health Nurse and has held leadership positions on busy inpatient wards.


“Hello everyone, I’m Emmanuel. I am a Registered Mental Health Nurse who qualified in 2002 and has passion for improving service users’ experience with clinical services through effective clinical leadership. Since qualifying I have acquired a range of skills in the nursing field and have considerable experience within Mental Health environments working with the NHS and private healthcare providers. I am an experienced nurse having held posts ranging from RMN through to Ward Manager/Deputy Manager and have an in-depth knowledge of the administrative requirements of a Manager and a leader in the NHS, Private Sector & Charity Organizations. These roles have added skills such as lone working, supervision, decision making, strategic planning and implementation and mentorship to his already considerable clinical nursing skills. My leadership and management skills as a Ward Manager make me more competent and confident to lead a team”.