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Job summary

Main area
Psychological Medicine
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
334-MED-777060-TRAC
Employer
South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Bethlem Royal Hospital
Town
Beckenham
Salary
£20,521 - £23,405 p.a inc.
Closing
28/09/2017 23:59
South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust logo

Nursery Nurse

Band 3

The Mother and Baby Unit is a 13 bedded unit committed to providing evidence based treatments for mothers with mental health problems and their babies. We aim to reduce risk and establish a relationship between the mother and her baby, which prepares them for a lasting return to the community. We offer a holistic treatment programme and encourage the involvement of partners in the process.

Our service is for women who develop a mental illness or have a relapse of serious mental illness during pregnancy, and women who have developed postnatal depressions, post-partum psychosis or have had a relapse of serious mental illness following the birth of their baby.

We also provide a unique parenting assessment service for local and national authorities across the United Kingdom. We undertake assessment of women or couples and their infant, where there is a potential risk of safeguarding issues arising from the parents’ mental health problems. The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to work alongside a team committed to Perinatal Psychology and will be provided with supervision and training in order to flourish within the service.

We are committed to helping to develop the people that come to work with us. We know that the Trust can only be as good as the people who work here and we’ll invest in you to maximise that potential. That’s why we really welcome and value people so highly. In short, if you’ve got what it takes we’d be delighted for you to come and work with us.

Informal visits and welcomed and encouraged.

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Applicant requirements

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

Karyssa Patterson, Acting Ward Manager 02032284265