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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/01/2020.

Mental Health Practitioner

Job Reference: 186-1293-19-AMH-OR-A

Employer:
Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Adult Mental Health
Location:
Highbury Hospital, Greater Nottinghamshire Local Mental Health Teams
Salary:
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum pro rata

Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. Honesty, Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork.

We are recruiting to strengthen our response during the Coronavirus outbreak.

We are a provider for Mental health, intellectual disability and specialist mental health services, community physical health for adults and children, prison health and our low, medium and high secure hospitals including Rampton Hospital.


As part of our current local transformation work Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust have received investment to support expansion of Local Mental Health Teams within the Greater Nottinghamshire area.

Would you welcome a new challenge? If you are a confident experienced clinician and would like an opportunity use your skills working in a busy, challenging, rewarding and supportive environment we would like to hear from you.

We are looking to recruit a range of mental health practitioners from a nursing, social care or OT background who want to gain experience from working with a variety of mental health conditions within the community to join our teams.

The core aspects of the role will involve conducting assessments of individuals when they are referred to the local mental health team, Care Coordinate with a view to managing risk and developing a person centred care plan that will enable the individual to manage their mental health condition alongside conducting the duty role for the service.

Hours can be flexible and we would welcome applications from those wanting both part and full time work on a substantive contract. This is an excellent opportunity for both experienced and newly qualified people to explore the options for on - going careers in community mental health.

 

 

 

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Kevin Somerton on 01159560841 or Stephen Hall on 0115 9455990.

 




*The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the post early.

Preferential consideration will be given to employees of Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust currently declared ‘at risk’. Medical and Non-Executive Director posts are exempt from this criterion.

The Trust believes in treating everyone with dignity and respect and encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We guarantee an interview to candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum essential criteria. We positively encourage people who have experienced mental health problems to apply for a role within the Trust.

When you apply for a position with the Trust using NHS jobs you will be contacted by E mail regarding invitation to attend interviews. Please note any further correspondence regarding any offer of employment and contract will also be sent to the email address provided on NHS Jobs.

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All new starters from 1st January 2019 payslips/P60’s will only be available electronically via MyESR Employee Self Service.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Therefore, convictions which would otherwise be considered as 'spent' will also be checked as part of an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

For eligible posts, satisfactory DBS disclosures are mandatory before commencement of employment within the Trust.


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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From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants


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