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The Beechwood Unit is a specialist 15 bed acute dementia ward, nestled within the fantastic facilities at the Uckfield Community Hospital in East Sussex.

We care for individuals with a diagnosis, or suspected diagnosis of dementia who are deemed mentally unwell and need immediate treatment and support from our specialist team. The team working on the ward includes nurses, doctors, occupational therapists, drama therapists and a psychologist, with access to dieticians and physiotherapists as required. We believe in teamwork and know that everyone has a part to play in offering excellent levels of care to our patients.

If you are looking for the opportunity to work within a caring and empowering team who will always strive to bring the best out of you, then we would love to hear from you.

Read more about our Adult Mental health services

Latest Vacancies

Below you will find the latest vacancies in our team, plus other teams at this location.

Senior Community Support Worker | Fixed term
23/01/2022
The purpose of this post is to work as a member of staff in a multi-disciplinary Assessment and Treatment Service which focus on aims to provide therapeutic interventions to people who are open to secondary Mental Health services. The post holder with have specific responsibilities to undertake a ...
£22549.00 to £24882.00 a year per annumm
Staff Nurse RGN/RGM | Permanent
26/01/2022
The Beechwood Unit is a specialist 15 bed acute dementia ward, nestled within the fantastic facilities at the Uckfield Community Hospital. We care for individuals with a diagnosis, or suspected diagnosis of dementia who are deemed mentally unwell and need immediate treatment and support from our ...
£25655.00 to £31534.00 a year per annum
Community Mental Health Nurse | Permanent
27/01/2022
Community Mental Health Nurse (Band 5 Nurse) Are you ready to step into a pivotal clinical role in secondary mental health services? This post will be based at Millwood Unit in Uckfield. This is a beautiful rural area of Sussex. The Assessment and Treatment Service offers a wide range of evidence-...
£25655.00 to £31534.00 a year per anum
Consultant Psychiatrist | Permanent
03/02/2022
Are you interested in a role supporting older adults who are suffering from Dementia? Are you motivated by improving the lives of some of the most vulnerable people in our communities? If so, our ConsultantPsychiatrist role at our specialist Dementia Unit, Beechwood, may be just the role for you! ...
£84559.00 to £114003.00 a year per annum
Team Support | Permanent
30/01/2022
We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic person with excellent communication and organisation skills to provide reception and administration support to the High Weald Lewes and Havens Assessment Team at our Millwood, Uckfield site. In this role you will be undertaking reception duties and ...
£20330.00 to £21777.00 a year pro rata

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Our talent pool is a way for you to stay at the forefront of our minds, allowing us to understand your requirements and expertise and keep you informed about only the most appropriate opportunities for you. You will be the first to hear about new vacancies the second they are created, giving you a fast-track route to joining our amazing team

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