Staff Nurse Band 5

Band 5

Main area
Nursing
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
363-LB2604-B
Site
LUT Poplars Ward
Town
DUNSTABLE
Salary
£22,128 - £28,746 pa
Closing
28/01/2018 23:59

ELFT (East London NHS Foundation Trust) is making a positive difference to thousands of people’s lives, providing support so that they can fulfil their potential and enjoy healthy lives.

ELFT has been named one of the HSJ Top 10 best places to work in healthcare, HSJ Provider Trust of the Year and graded as Outstanding by our regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in 2016. We believe that staff who feel valued by the Trust and are truly engaged in the organisation deliver better outcomes for our patients.

We have set ourselves the mission of providing the highest quality mental health and community care in England, and have embarked on an ambitious Quality Improvement Programme to transform the culture of the Trust to one of continuous improvement, delivered through participation of all staff and with service users, carers and families at the heart of our efforts to improve.

Geographic areas our services cover

ELFT provides a wide range of community and inpatient services to children, young people, adults of working age, older adults and forensic services to the City of London, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets, Bedfordshire and Luton. We provide psychological therapy services to the London Borough of Richmond, as well as Children and Young People's Speech and Language Therapy in Barnet.

In addition, the Trust provides forensic services to the London Boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest, and some specialist mental health services to North London, Hertfordshire and Essex.

The specialist Forensic Personality Disorder service serves North London and the specialist Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME adult outpatient service serves North London and the South of England.

The Trust's specialist Mother and Baby Psychiatric Unit receives referrals from London and the South East of England.


 

Poplars Ward

An opportunity has arisen in our acute inpatient assessment unit for older people with functional illness to recruit dynamic and motivated individuals to join our team.

We are looking a Band 5 Registered Mental Health Nurses who would like to pursue and develop a career within our older peoples in-patient services in Luton. The individuals have to be enthusiastic, highly motivated, compassionate and able to provide high quality of care.

Full Induction will be given to the successful candidate and preceptorship will be given for a newly qualified nurse.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

paula mansfield, telephone 01582 656528, email paula.mansfield@elft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
0207 655 4158