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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2021.

Community Mental Health Nurse

Job Reference: 301-VA-21-119914

Employer:
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Location:
Shropshire
Salary:
£24,907 - £30,615

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) is a high performing provider of integrated health and care, providing physical and mental health, learning disabilities and adult social care services. Employing 8,500 staff with a turnover of £490m, the majority of our services are delivered in Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent, Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin, however our Inclusion services can be found across the country. Our inclusive organisation has received excellent 2020/21 staff opinion survey results and has recently been short-listed for two prestigious HSJ Awards.

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The Trust works in partnership with the NHS programme ‘Step into Health’, supporting ex-service personnel into a career in the NHS


A number of exciting opportunities have arisen to develop skills in differing roles within the Memory and Dementia Service in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin, including the nationally recognised Hospital Avoidance and to be part of transformation of services being co-produced with people with lived experience, their carers and our system partners.

This innovative service continues to move forward in response to the latest Dementia policy drivers both nationally and locally working closely with our colleagues within the Primary Care Networks delivering a more enhanced service across the County to meet the needs of those younger and older people accessing our services.

We are seeking highly motivated individuals who must be committed to working holistically to improve the quality of life for people with dementia, their family and carers.

The successful candidates will ideally possess excellent communication skills, determination, drive and an ability to manage their workload in a challenging ever-changing environment. This will work towards providing a quality of care that achieves confidence and effective outcomes to all those who have contact with the service.

The post holder will be required to work 37.5hrs flexibly across 7 days a week including weekends and bank holidays between the hours of 8am-8pm (core hours 9am – 5pm) in order to meet the needs of the service. As this is a community post a full driving licence is essential.

If you would like to know more about these opportunities then please contact Kim Pruden, Operational Lead and/or Graham Batha, Advanced Clinical Practitioner. Please contact via email in the first instance kim.pruden@mpft.nhs.uk or graham.batha@mpft.nhs.uk




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1. UPDATES & CORRESPONDENCE – All correspondence will be sent via email to the email address you used when making your application. Please check your email regularly. If you have selected updates by text messaging we will also correspond via this method.

2. EMPLOYMENT CHECKS – If selected for interview, you will be sent an email with the details of the documentation you need to bring along with you to verify your Right to work in the UK, your identity and DBS Check. Failure to bring the documentation will delay your employment if you are successful at interview.

3. REFERENCES - Please ensure you provide email addresses for all referees for the last 3 years of employment and advise of any gaps in employment. We will not request references prior to interview unless you have given permission on your application form to do so, however, if you are offered a position with the Trust, references will be requested at the point of offer and by completing this application you are giving your approval for this information to be requested.

MPFT is committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all areas of the community, who meet the specific criteria of the post regardless of age, ethnictity, sexual orientation, gender, disability and religion/belief.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The Trust has a positive attitude to employees and job applicants with mental health issues.

PLEASE NOTE: should we have a high volume of applications the Trust may close the vacancy early


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