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Clinical Nurse Specialist

Band 7

Main area
Children, Families and Young People
Band 7
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Northgate Hosptial
Great Yarmouth
£33,222 - £43,041 gross per annum
24/02/2019 23:59
Interview date

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

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

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

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Are you looking for a new career in 2019?

Do you want a role that offers job satisfaction and challenges where no day is the same?

If so, then we want to hear from you!

All young people deserve the best start in life but too often, young people with a mental health problem are not able to fulfil their potential. The Great Yarmouth and Waveney Youth Team are currently looking to recruit a compassionate, dedicated and conscientious individual who is looking to make a positive difference to young people who suffer from mental illness.

The young people we support will be aged between 14 - 25yrs presenting with a variety of mental health difficulties.

The successful candidate will have extensive knowledge of mental illness and understand the clinical complexity of a range of different mental health presentations. You will be a qualified Mental Health Nurse registered with the NMC with at least four years post registration experience.  

The role of the Clinical Nurse Specialist will be to provide clinical leadership to the clinical team in the care, treatment and therapy of the young people we provide interventions to with a clear focus on clinical risk and its management. This will include influencing, leading and motivating staff at all levels within the clinical environment to deliver high quality care.

The successful candidate will provide expertise, support and advice to clinical practitioners regarding all aspects of clinical care including implementing best practise based on evidence based practice and National Guidance.

As a member of the multi disciplinary team you will be able to access bespoke training opportunities available to further enhance your clinical skills.

If you would like to know more about the role click the job description, then click APPLY to start your candidate experience today!

We can offer you the full range of NHS benefits and in addition:

  • Financial support with relocation cost
  • Flexible working hour
  • Up to 307 hours holiday entitlement (subject to length of service)
  • FREE physio service
  • FREE Yoga and Pilate
  • Cycle scheme tax-free bikes and accessories
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Support with revalidation
  • Post graduate training opportunities

Interviews will be 7th of March however subject to change.


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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

Fiona Samson

Operational Manager

CFYP Services

Great Yarmouth and Waveney

01493 337606



If you have problems applying, contact

01603 421137