South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Employer Information

Address

Maudsley Hospital
Denmark Hill
London
SE5 8AZ
UK

Telephone

020 3228 5371 (9am - 5pm, Mon - Fri)

Fax

0203 228 5369

Description

South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust’s work is based around 5 core commitments. We are looking for colleagues who share our passion for providing high quality and personalised support to our patients and service users.

Our commitments are:

  • To be caring, kind and polite
  • To be prompt and value your time
  • To take time and listen to you
  • To be honest and direct with you
  • To do what I say I'm going to do

South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) provide the widest range of NHS mental health services in the UK as well as substance misuse services for people who are addicted to drugs and alcohol. We work closely with the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN), King's College London and are part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre. There are very few organisations in the world that have such wide-ranging capabilities working with mental illness. Our scope is unique because it is built on three major foundations: care and treatment, science and research, and training.

SLaM employ around 5000 staff and serve a local population of 1.1 million people. We have more than 230 services including inpatient wards, outpatient and community services. Currently, provide inpatient care for approximately 5,300 people each year and treat more than 45,000 patients in the community in Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark; as well as substance misuse services for residents of Bexley, Bromley and Greenwich.

By coming to work at SLaM, you will gain experience of being part of an organisation with a rich history and international reputation in mental health care. You will have access to professional development and learning opportunities, and have the chance to work alongside people who are world leaders in their field. SLaM delivered more than 14000 training experiences in 2014; providing an extensive range of learning opportunities for staff at all levels. In addition, our working relationship with King's Health Partners allows those working at the Trust to get involved in academic research.

2015 is an exciting year for the Trust with plans to expand into more specialist services around the UK. The reputation of the brand continues to grow and there are many opportunities for a challenging and diverse work environment that puts service users at the centre of everything we do.

Our aim is to be a leader in improving health and wellbeing - locally, nationally and globally.

  • All applications need to be made online
  • Please note that our vacancies may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient suitable applicants are received.
  • If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date you should assume that you have not been shortlisted.
  • Please ensure that you read and understand the Job Description and Personal Specification attached to the role. Your Statement in Support should reflect the requirements specified as your application will be judged against these criteria

Website

www.slam.nhs.uk

Main Contact

Employee Services

General Enquiries Email Address

employeeservices@slam.nhs.uk

Address for postal application

Lower Ground Floor
Main Admin Block
Maudsley Hospital
Denmark Hill
London
SE5 8AZ

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