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Community Mental Health Nurse/ Social Worker

Band 5

Main area
Mental Health Nurse, Social Worker
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
30 hours per week
Job ref
246-ESU1044069-A
Site
Walker Close
Town
Ipswich
Salary
£22,128 - £28,746 pro rata
Closing
30/05/2018 23:59

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.


 

Do you take pride in offering a high standard of care for Service-users and carers affected by Mental Health?  Do you recognise good practice and want to improve services where possible?  Are you innovative and have fresh ideas to help positively move NSFT forward in their provision of care, providing an effective, supportive and professional service for our Services users and carers? 

We are seeking a forward thinking, motivated and enthusiastic professionally registered Social Worker or Mental Health Nurse to join our dynamic Adult/ECP Team at Coastal Integrated Delivery Team to work 30 hours a week.

You will be working with service users who access secondary mental health services in the community, you will possess knowledge of mental disorder, have excellent clinical skills and be able to make decisions and effectively assess risk. In addition the right candidate will be caring, compassionate and motivated to develop their skills working within a multi-disciplinary team. It is essential that you will have excellent communication skills and have a keen interest in community care. Further training to enhance development in your practice is available

 

Interviews will be held week commencing 11th June, although this may be 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

Claire Garbett - Claire.garbett@nsft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01603 421137