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Senior Mental Health Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Acute psychiatry
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
246-WNO1562178-C
Site
Fermoy Unit
Town
Kings Lynn
Salary
£30,401 - £37,267 gross per annum
Closing
26/05/2019 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.

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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.


 

Here in King's Lynn we are delighted to be recruiting staff to work within our multi million pound purpose built inpatient unit.

The site will offer services to our patients needing crisis intervention and inpatient care.

With a focus on improving our home treatment and emergency assessment pathway we are in the fortunate position to be recruiting experienced band 6 professionals to join our team.

We are a multi disciplinary team and would welcome applications from RGN, RMN, RNLD, Social Workers and Occupational Therapists.

If you would love to come to work every day on a brand new purpose built site and are keen to develop relationships with colleagues, service users and their families, are committed to offering quality care and you have the relevant qualifications and experience, we want to hear from you.

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 hours
  • Up to 307 hours holiday entitlement
  • FREE physio service
  • FREE Yoga and Pilates
  • Cycle scheme tax-free bikes and accessories
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Support with revalidation
  • Post graduate training opportunities

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

This post attracts a recruitment premium of £3000 for Mental Health Nurses.  This is a one off payment with half paid on appointment and half paid after the completion of a satisfactory probation period (6 months).  The premium is taxable.  Please note that should you leave employment, or choose to move to an alternative post within the Trust that does not attract this recruitment premium, you will be required to reimburse all or some it, as follows:  100% of the value of the premium in the first 12 months; 50% of the value of the premium in the period 12 months to 2 years following appointment.

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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

Angela Bantoft, Clinical Team Manager, 07776 194718

Vanessa Wragg, Deputy Service Manager, 07789 693045