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Safeguarding Mental Health Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Mental Health Nurse
Band 6
Fixed Term/Secondment
37.5 hours per week
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Wythenshawe Hospital
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum
16/11/2018 23:59

An exciting fixed term/secondment opportunity has become available to join the safeguarding mental health team.  This will enable the successful candidate to develop skills and experience in providing high quality mental health care within an acute hospital setting.

The safeguarding mental health team operates across the Trust, ensuring high standards of mental health care for all patient, whilst improving the confidence and capability for staff working in the Trust in the delivery of holistic high quality care.  This fixed term contract/secondment is an ideal opportunity for staff to experience the varied and rewarding role of safeguarding mental health nurse, with full support from existing mental health nursing team and the wider safeguarding team.

You must have:-

- Substantial post registration experience as registered mental health nurse.

- Proven experience of delivering educational sessions related to mental health, with development of both formal and informal teaching activities


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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Phil Walshe - Mental Health Lead Nurse on 0161 291 4728 or by email at  

If you have problems applying, contact

0161 276 6196