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Registered Mental Health Nurse

Job Reference: 334-EDA-1870733-GB

South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
Lambeth Hospital, Landor Road, Lambeth
£29,056 - £36,134 pa inc

Specialist secondment opportunities working in highly complex young adult mental healthcare

These are unique secondment roles in a highly specialised service delivered by South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLAM), at one of its sites, easily accessible by public transport and close to Clapham High Street overground and Clapham North underground stations.

You will work as part of a team of specialists, focussed on providing support and interventions in a highly complex mental health multi-disciplinary team working in specially-designed facilities.

This is a unique opportunity to gain highly specialist experience on a one year fixed term contract. You will receive ongoing professional skills training and well–being support, benefiting from the experience and resources of clinicians at SLaM and our partners in the South London Mental Health and Community Partnership - Oxleas Foundation Trust and South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust.

We are [particularly looking for workforce with experience within CAMHS, Learning Disabilities and general inpatients. You will share our commitment to helping patients progress, using a range of approaches to improve their quality of life.

This role will incorporate:

  • Comprehensive and Specialist training, opportunities to further develop your knowledge and skills
  • Flexible working opportunities (hours and shifts) within a 12 month fixed term commitment from you
  • Working in close-knit team of 12+ delivering 24 hour care
  • Personal well-being support, revalidation
  • Experience in physical restraint, multiple/forensic challenging behaviours
  • High levels of physical contact, restraint, dependencies including feeding
  • Shift working in teams along with sessional support

For further details / informal visits contact:

Emma Porter on 07740038420

  • All applications for this post need to be made online
  • Please note that our vacancies may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient suitable applicants are received.
  • 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

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post, you are agreeing to South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are appointed to a post information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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