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Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Mental Health
Band 5
Full time: 37.5 hours per week (happy to discuss flexible working)
Job ref
Rehabilitation Division
Various Sites
£24,124 - £30,112 per annum
25/02/2020 23:59

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH) is one of the leading mental health trusts in the UK.

Serving a population of 1.2million people, the Trust employs around 4750 people who make a difference across 130 locations. Situated in one of the most exciting and affordable cities in Europe, GMMH provides community and inpatient mental health care, alongside substance misuse services across the North West.

GMMH is one of the most active research trusts in the UK, with one of the highest levels of recruitment to clinical trials for mental health. This puts our staff and service users at the leading edge of new mental health treatments.

The Trust provides a range of specialist services including prison in reach across the North of England, a specialist centre for mental health and deafness and in patient perinatal mental health care.

We have been rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commission. Our substance misuse services and leadership were rated as ‘Outstanding’

It’s Fab in Rehab

We currently have a number of exciting opportunities for Band 5 nurses within our Rehabilitation Services, full time or part time. These services help people to acquire or regain the skills and confidence to live successfully in the community. They also aim to address and minimise the symptoms and functional impairments that people may have, with an emphasis on achieving as much individual autonomy and independence as possible.

Acacia Ward – Park House x 3 posts - 20 bedded locked facility which provides rehabilitation and recovery to service users experiencing complex mental health difficulties.

Copeland Ward - Meadowbrook Unit, x 3 posts - 15 bedded locked facility which provides rehabilitation and recovery to service users experiencing complex mental health difficulties.

Bramley Street x 1 post unit based in Lower Broughton - Unit provides in-patient assessment, care and rehabilitation for adults with complex and enduring mental health difficulties who are aged 18 upwards.

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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

Michael Gwizdek - Acacia Ward

Tel: 0161 271 0270 




Alison Hodgkiss - Copeland Ward

Tel: 0161 358 2404



Nigel Figgins - Bramley Street

Tel: 0161 358 1830



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