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Clinical Support Worker

Band 3

Main area
Mental Health
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
246-CEN1485514
Site
Waveney Ward, Hellesdon Hospital
Town
Norwich
Salary
£17,787 - £20,448 gross per annum
Closing
20/01/2019 23:59
Interview date
30/01/2019

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.


 

New year, new job?

If you are a keen, enthusiastic, committed and motivated Clinical Support Worker with knowledge and experience of working with people who experience challenges with their mental health, we would be keen to have you join our busy and supportive mental health team.

Waveney Ward is a 17 bed acute female admission ward, offering assessment and treatment to individuals who are experiencing acute mental illness. Waveney Ward is located at the Hellesdon Hospital site in Norwich.

We’re interested in hearing from people with a variety of experiences, skills and qualifications. We’d like to know what you’ll be able to bring to our service to enhance the lives of our service users and make a difference to their lives.

In return you will be offered regular training and supervision, as well as being part of a stable, structured team.

Benefits

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.

Please find attached the 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 will be on the 30th January, 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 of your emails if applying.

Please visit out Facebook and Twitter page @NSFTjobs

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Applicant requirements

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

Sarah Hamilton - Ward Manager - 01603 421665 or sarah.Hamilton@nsft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01603 421431