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Charge Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Older persons assessment and treatment
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
30 hours per week
Job ref
246-WSU1844319
Site
Abbeygate Wedgwood House
Town
Bury St Edmunds
Salary
£30,401 - £37,267 gross per annum
Closing
18/07/2019 23:59
Interview date
25/07/2019

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provides child and adult mental health services, alcohol treatment, learning disability, wellbeing and eating disorder services across Norfolk and Suffolk.

We are committed to delivering quality driven mental health services. Every individual makes a valuable contribution. We are proud of our staff who have been commended for the care they provide. Do you value working positively, respectfully and together? If so, we’d love you to join us!

Please follow this link to find out more in our Employee Handbook

Employee Handbook

JOB DESCRIPTION/PERSON SPECIFICATION
Please read the job description/person specification carefully and ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience needed.

YOUR APPLICATION
It is important that you complete a formal application form as CV’s alone will not be accepted.

TWITTER - The Trust now has it's own Twitter account for recruitment. Follow us on @NSFTjobs

PLEASE NOTE: If you use a hotmail, msn or yahoo e-mail account, you will need to check your "junk" mail regularly as these email providers will divert any communication from this Trust straight into your " junk" inbox.


 

NSFT provides child and adult mental health services, alcohol treatment, learning disability support, wellbeing and eating disorder services across Norfolk and Suffolk.

We are committed to delivering quality driven mental health services. Every individual makes a valuable contribution. We are proud of our staff who have been commended for the care they provide. Do you value working positively, respectfully and together? If so, we’d love you to join us!

An opening has occurred for a Band 6 to join our busy team in Older People’s inpatient care at Wedgwood House. This is a 24 hour service with a friendly, approachable and supportive team. If you feel that you are also friendly, approachable, supportive and genuinely care about delivering high quality services with the patient at the heart of care decisions then this is the job for you! Our team is highly regarded within the Trust and our manager received the Trust award for Inspirational Leadership at this year’s Trust awards. This exemplifies the approach our team has and this opportunity to join us is a fantastic one.

A full rewards and training package would be available with this post, including free use of the onsite gym amongst other benefits. We are looking for highly motivated applicants with an ability to work both independently and within the wider MDT. Apply today!

Benefits:

Benefits included with this role are:-

  • NHS pension
  • A comprehensive in house & external training programmes
  • Career progression
  • Starting annual leave of 27 days per annum increasing to 33 days pa based on length of service (plus paid bank holidays)
  • Staff physio service
  • Gym membership
  • NHS discounts and many more.

Please find attached our Job Description and Person Specification for more detail on your Key Accountabilities, then if you feel you have what it takes to make a difference in your local communities, click APPLY!

Interviews are to be confirmed, candidates may only be given a minimum of 3 days’ notice, please note this date is provisional and may be subject to change. You will be contacted via email and invited to book a time. These emails may go to your SPAM, so please keep checking all your emails if applying.

Please visit our Facebook and Twitter page @NSFTjobs

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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

Vanessa Cotter on 01284 719 789 or at vanessa.cotter@nsft.nhs.uk