Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust is responsible for providing mental health services for people of all ages across the London Boroughs of Barnet, Enfield and Haringey, as well as providing some specialist services across the whole of North London and beyond. Since January 2011, the Trust also provides adult and children’s community health services in Enfield, following the transfer of Enfield Community Services from NHS Enfield.
Please note - Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health Trust will only accept on-line application forms.
Barnet, Enfield and Haringey NHS
Mental Health NHS Trust
Specialist Service – based at St. Ann’s Hospital, Haringey
SPECIALIST COMMUNITY LIAISON POST
Band 6 Nurse
Part time Full time 375 hours per week
An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within our multidisciplinary service for adults with an Eating Disorder, in the Specialist Liaison team. Thisfull time post involves working with patients in the community.
The liaison team is part of the comprehensive eating disorder service based at St Ann’s Hospital in North London. You will join a committed staff team, in this substantial, well-established and highly regarded specialist facility. A comprehensive range of interventions are offered, working across in-patient care, day services and out-patients.
The successful applicant will contribute expertise to the work of the service, undertaking outreach and liaison work and advice/consultancy to colleagues in the Community Mental Health Teams and other relevant services. The role of the liaison team is highly valued and clinical/professional development is encouraged and accorded priority.
Enthusiasm, commitment and an aptitude for team work are essential. Whilst some experience of working in this field would be advantageous, it is not a requirement if there is evidence of transferable skills.
For further details / informal visits contact:
For an informal discussion, please contact either:
Gerry Ruane : Team leader Liaison service on ( Phone number removed ) or
Rachel Clancy, Operations manager Eating Disorders on ( Phone number removed )
Two references will be required, one from your current or most recent employer, the other from your previous employer. The referees should be from persons with management responsibility.
If you have been unemployed for a period of four years or more, please give your last employer and one character referee of your choice (not members of your family). If more applicable, references will be requested from your Teacher or Head of Faculty. Please ensure you provide full contact details.
Please be aware that your documents eg. Passport/NI Card will be electronically scanned using Home Office accredited Verification System.
Due to the high number of applications that are received for some posts we may close vacancies before the stated closing date if sufficient number of applications are received. Therefore please apply as soon as possible.
All non- medical posts with the Trust are subject to a probationary period of six months, during which time you will be required to demonstrate to the Trust’s satisfaction your suitability for the position in which you will be employed.
Should you not hear from us within three working weeks of the closing date for this post, then regretfully in this instance, you have not been shortlisted.
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.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.
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