Mental Health Team Lead

September 21, 2018

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Mental Health team lead to join and lead a multi-disciplinary team within HMP Bedford.

HMP Bedford is located in the town of Bedford.

HMP Bedford is a Local category B male prison.

The Mental Health service delivers both primary and secondary interventions within the establishment.

The position will involve the day-day management of the service as well as delivering clinical care to those detained in Prison.

We are looking for a dynamic lead that has excellent risk management and communication skills and will be able to work across different agencies to ensure the patients’ needs are met.

NHFT welcomes applications from people, regardless of age, disability, gender, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marital or civil partnership status or pregnancy or maternity status.

We would encourage applications from groups who are currently underrepresented in the organisation. In particular, applications from disabled people (with both visible and non-visible disabilities), people from black and minority ethnic communities and lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered (LGBT) people.

NHFT is committed to building a diverse workforce, ensuring staff are treated fairly at work and ensuring all staff have the learning and development they need on equality in order to undertake their job role.


For further information please contact:

Jan Lovelock – Mental Health Cluster Manager

01480 335357


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