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Mental Health Nurse / Occupational Therapist / Social Worker

Band 5

Main area
Mental Health Nurse / Occupational Therapist
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
246-CEN1028467-A
Site
Julian Hospital
Town
Norwich
Salary
£22,128 - £28,746 gross per annum
Closing
03/06/2018 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.


 

We are looking to recruit Mental Health Nurses / Occupational Therapists / Social Workers to work within our inpatient older peoples acute admission wards on the Julian Hospital site in Norwich.

We have two vacancies on Sandringham ward.  This 16 bed mixed gender admission ward for older people who are experiencing an acute crisis and have a functional mental illness

We also have three vacancies on Reed ward based at Hammerton Court.  This 13 bed female acute admission ward is for people who are experiencing an acute crisis and have a primary diagnosis of a dementia related illness.

We offer a preceptorship package to newly qualified nurses and support professional development to continually improve the quality of the service we deliver.  In the wards at Hammerton Court we are using dementia care mapping to deliver person centred care, along with other meaningful engagement projects

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

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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

For informal visits please contact:

Craig Howell Clinical Team Manager on Reed ward telephone 01603 978301 craig.howell@nsft,nhs.uk

Debbie Chowns Clinical Team Manager on Sandringham ward telephone 01603 978431 Debbie.chowns@nsft,nhs.uk

 

Interviews will be held 20th June 2018

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01603 421515