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Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Mental Health
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Foxhall House, C/o St Clements Hospital Site
Ipswich, Suffolk
£22,128- £28,746 gross per annum
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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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We are looking for a registered professional who is enthusiastic, thoughtful, and who has an interest in rehabilitation and recovery to join our multi-disciplinary team at Foxhall House.

We offer high quality forensic secure services for people who have come into contact with the criminal justice system and are experiencing mental health problems. We’re looking for Staff Nurses to join our teams at an exciting time in our service with some new ways of working and newly refurbished wards.

Foxhall House in Suffolk is a Male low secure ward and we have recently been rated Good by the CQC.

In return we offer a supportive working environment with an emphasis on our values of – “positive”, “together” and “respectful” – in the treatment of our patients and staff. We support our colleagues through lifelong learning and personal development and continue to invest significantly through internal and external training, as well as offering a range of competitive staff benefits.

For external candidates this post compromises a one-off recruitment premium of £3000. Should you be successful, the details will be stipulated in your offer letter.

If you’re from a little further afield, we can offer you some help with relocation of up to £5000 to support your move.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of , we’d love to hear from you!


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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

To find out more about this role please contact Lindsay Sadler – Clinical Team Leader, Foxhall House

01473 322200

If you have problems applying, contact

01603 421137