We are a Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust providing a range of diverse services including: generic & specialist mental health care; services for people with learning disability; drug & alcohol services; Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT); GP Primary Care services; dementia care services; and community based services for those with long term neurological conditions. We promote emotional health and well being through the provision of accessible high quality modern services designed around the needs of our local population. Our culture is founded upon effective partnership working and close working relationships with staff, service users and their families/carers. We strive to deliver consistently high quality care through our high performing, dedicated & skilful workforce which you could now become a part of. Our values are fundamental to ensuring people are at the heart of everything we do, our values are Respect, Compassion, Partnership. Accountability, Fairness and Ambition.
Scheduled and Planned Care Directorate
The Recovery Service
Community Mental Health Nurse (Male) permanent
Salary: Band 5 £24,214 - £30,112 and Band 6 £30,401 - £37,267
pa (dependent on experience)
Location: Northlands Health Centre or the Eastglade Health Centre
SHSC is an equal opportunity employer. However this role is exempt under The Equality Act 2010 due to a genuine occupational requirement for male nurses to support the care of our male service users in the community.
This is an exciting opportunity to join our newly configured Recovery Service. You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary community team to provide health and social care to adults with complex mental health needs. Our core business hours are between 9:00am – 5:00pm from Monday – Friday and we operate a flexible approach to support community practice.
The role of a Community Mental Health Nurse is fundamental to our business. You will be a highly motivated, skilled, and knowledgeable mental health professional who shares our passion for supporting service users to recover from serious mental illness. You will tailor and coordinate packages of health and social care to a caseload of service users and contribute to the wider multi-disciplinary team.
Working for Sheffield Health and Social Care includes a range of benefits including access to a vehicle lease scheme, career progression, as well as training and development opportunities.
Our values are fundamental to ensuring people are at the heart of everything we do, our values are:
The Trust is committed to safeguarding adults and children and as part of our safe recruitment practice the successful applicant(s) will be subject to a check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) if it is deemed appropriate for the role. The cost of the DBS check (currently up to £48.23) must be met by the successful applicant(s).
SHSC is a Level 2 'Disability Confident' employer, this means that if you have a Disability you are guaranteed an interview if you meet ALL of the essential criteria for this post. Please make sure that when you apply for this post you make it clear how you meet the criteria for the post and also complete the monitoring section of the application where there is a box to tick to indicate that you wish to be included in the guaranteed interview scheme.
The Trust values the diversity of all staff and is committed to equality. We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community regardless of age, gender, racial origin, religion or belief, sexual orientation or disability including people who have experienced mental ill health. We actively welcome applications from people who have used our services.
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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