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!
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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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We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic professional to join our team as a Mindfulness Practitioner within Adult Community Mental Health Teams in central Norfolk. Our Trust strives for excellence in all aspects of our provision. You would be joining a team of diverse professionals who are dedicated to supporting vulnerable adults though their recovery and helping people live the lives they want to lead.
Under the supervision of a Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered clinical psychologist, your role will include co-running and developing Mindfulness groups (for service users and staff) with a qualified member of staff, ensuring that best practice principles are adhered to.
We are committed to embedding mindfulness within our settings, and anticipate that you would play a role in this.
This role will be located in Adult Community Mental Teams across central Norwich and involve working with a wide range of client groups with severe and enduring mental health problems including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and psychosis and personality disorder.
Our Trust serves a population of approximately 900,000 people living in Norfolk and 750,000 in Suffolk. We have our headquarters in the historic city of Norwich in Norfolk which is a region of exceptional beauty and contrast, from the splendour of Norwich to the beauty and variety of the North Norfolk Coast and the idyllic Norfolk broads.
We are a collaborative, committed and supportive service with well- established arrangements for supervision and good links with the University of East Anglia.
Benefits included with this role are:-
To find out more about the role click the job description, then click APPLY to start your candidate experience today!
Interviews for this post are due to be held on 6th December 2018 (subject to change).
EQUAL OPPORTUNITIESApart from its legal duties in relation to equality and diversity, the Trust recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Additionally, people with disabilities that fall under the Two Ticks - Guaranteed Interview Scheme will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK (formerly CRB) FOR POSTS WITH DIRECT SERVICE USER CONTACT - Please be advised that due to recent changes in the DBS Service, organisations no longer receive copies of DBS Disclosures – these are sent directly to candidates only. Therefore, it will be your responsibility, if successful, to ensure that this is taken to the appointing officer as soon as you receive it. Alternatively, if you have subscribed to the update service, we will be able to check your status once we have your authority to do so.
The Trust has now introduced a DBS Update Service which is a contractual requirement. You need to subscribe when you have applied for your DBS clearance and there is a time limit to subscribe of 19 days after receipt of your DBS disclosure. Please ensure that this is completed within the set time scale.
This update service is an annual subscription at a cost of £13 to you. This will enable the Trust to have instant online access to your DBS record, with your consent, and so will remove the need for you to have to apply for this repeat check again.
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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Dr Joanna Smith at Joanna.Smith@nsft.nhs.uk
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