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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/07/2022.

Community Psychiatric Nurse

Job Reference: 348-PSE-C-951A

Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
CMHT - Bordon & Petersfield - MH
£25,655 to £31,534 pa (based on full time hours)

Southern Health is one of the largest Foundation Trusts in the UK, specialising in mental health, adult and child community health and learning disabilities

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Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust (SHFT) is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk of abuse and neglect. As an employee, you are accountable to ensure that you know to how to respond when you are concerned for the safety of a child, young person or adult at risk, applying the principles of the Family Approach to ensure evidence based analysis, risk management and appropriate action and escalation. SHFT require staff to work effectively together using the Family Approach to achieve better outcomes for adults, children and families. The Trust will support you in this duty by providing ongoing training, support and advice and have a Corporate Safeguarding Team who can be contacted for guidance and the provision of safeguarding supervision.

Our Community Mental Health Team currently has an opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic Community Mental Health Nurse to join the team.

Are you ready for a new challenge and a new opportunity? Are you bored with your current role and ready to work for a team which is strongly committed to professional development and offering in-house training opportunities? Due to the expansion of the Bordon and Petersfield CMHT we are looking to recruit a part time  (3 days a week) band 5 Mental Health Nurse to cover our CMHT this will be covering the areas of Bordon , Petersfield and the Strawberry Primary Care Network in Havant.

The team is a highly supportive and innovative team that aspires to provide a responsive, safe, effective, caring service that is well led.

We are looking to recruit a health care professional who is skilled and with a passion for working within mental health to deliver high quality of care and support. This post is open to newly qualified nurses and we encourage applications from newly qualified staff who are looking to work with the CMHT.

We are committed to ensuring the personal and professional development of our staff. We have a varied and comprehensive list of learning beyond registration courses alongside in house trust training and will support staff to engage in relevant, identified courses.

Car driver essential. 

For an informal discussion please contact Emma Turnbull (Team Manager)  on 02382 310200 or

A DBS check is required by the Employer for this post. The Employer will undertake an initial check at the appropriate level on appointment. As a condition of employment you are required to register with the online DBS update service and maintain this registration throughout employment.

COVID-19 vaccine remains the best way to protect ourselves, our families, our colleagues, and patients from the virus, we therefore encourage applicants to become fully vaccinated. We ask for vaccination status as part of pre employment checks although COVID-19 vaccination is not a condition of employment.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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