Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. For more information, read our Privacy Policy.
Close
News items
Help in a crisis
Back to news search

Search
Tweet   Facebook   LinkeIn   Email
Opportunity to find out if a career in mental health is for you
25/04/2016

​Representatives from the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) will be promoting career opportunities within the Trust and how rewarding they can be later this week (Wednesday 27 April) at The Forum, Norwich.

A number of clinicians will be on hand to offer information and advice about a career in nursing with the NSFT, as well as other health-related roles such as occupational therapy. Anyone thinking about a career in mental health are encouraged to come to NSFT’s stand between 10am and 2pm to find out more.

Leigh Howlett, Director of Strategy & Resources for NSFT, said: “Within the Trust we work with adults, older people, children and young people, in many different settings such as in the community, people’s homes or on our wards. Many people don’t realise in addition to nurses, we employ many other professionals such as occupational therapists, physiotherapists, and speech and language therapists.

“We will be showcasing what we have to offer people as a career within our Trust is extremely rewarding and our focus on Wednesday is to promote how worthwhile a career in mental health can be.

“We are looking for people from a variety of backgrounds that may already work in mental or physical health, and are also keen to talk to those who may not have previously considered a career in this area as there are a number of therapeutic staff and healthcare assistant vacancies available across the Trust that do not require a nursing qualification. ”

To view all of NSFT’s current vacancies, visit www.nsft.nhs.uk/work-for-us, follow us on Twitter @NSFTjobs, or contact our resourcing team via recruitment@nsft.nhs.uk or 01603 421137