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Staff Nurse

Band 5

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RMN, RGN, & LD Staff Nurses.
Band 5
Full time and Part time available
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Hammerton Court, The Julian Hospital
£24,214 - £30,112 gross per annum
21/07/2019 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.


*This post is eligible for the Recruitment Premium bonus of £3000- please see details below*

Beach Ward are looking for RMN, RGN or Learning Disability Staff Nurses to join an energetic and motivated multidisciplinary team. 

Are you enthusiastic, compassionate, and person centered in your clinical practice? Do you enjoy working collaboratively, recognizing the importance of working together with patients and their families? Do you respect and value those you care for and work with? Do you want to feel supported in your clinical role as well as developing professionally? Do you appreciate being recognized for the work you do?

If you can respond positively to these questions, we would be eager to hear from you. We encourage you to visit us to gain a true feel for what we do, to see our modern purpose built dementia care environment, as well as finding out how you could play a part in our continuous development.

Beach ward is a male Acute inpatient ward, based at Hammerton Court, The Julian Hospital. We provide assessment and treatment for patients with complex dementia diagnosis and physical health needs. 

We have vacancies for both full and part-time roles. 


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
  • NHS discounts and many more.

Here at NSFT we pride ourselves on being a welcoming, talented, friendly and supportive team who like nothing better than sharing their experiences and learning from each other.

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!

Interview dates 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. This premium is available for external candidates only.

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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

Jess Ogden  (Ward Manager) 01603 978320

Louise Hyde (Charge Nurse) 01603 978320

Donna Townshend (Charge Nurse) 01603 978320