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Charge Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Acute Mental Health
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Fermoy Unit
Kings Lynn, West Norfolk
£28,050 - £36,644 gross per annum.
20/01/2019 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

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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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.


Are you looking for a change? A new challenge? Are you an experienced RMN, then look no further.

We’re looking for some new faces to join our team (full time and part time hours available), we’re an acute mental health service based in West Norfolk and it's an exciting time for us as we having a brand new unit built here in Kings Lynn.

The Acute Service is busy and challenging but rewarding; you’ll be given the opportunity to work across CRHT and an acute ward. We’re a strong team who work closely together as a multi-disciplinary team which includes nurses, occupational therapists, psychologists, support workers and psychiatrists. and can offer you the opportunity to work in a supportive environment to build on your skills and experience.

In return we will offer you relevant training through our in house leadership academy. 


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.

To find out more about the job role click the job description, then click APPLY to start your candidate experience today!

Interviews are due to take place on the W/C 28th January 2019 (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

Liam Ashby, Clinical Team Leader, 07917 172955

Vanessa Wragg, Deputy Service Manager, 07879 693045


If you have problems applying, contact

01603 421137