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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 for all teams based at this location.

Consultant Psychiatrist - Dementia Ward - East Sussex (attracts RRP) | Permanent
11/12/2022
We have an exciting opportunity for an Older Adult Consultant Psychiatrist to join our East Sussex Care Delivery Service at our specialist Dementia Unit, Beechwood which is located in Uckfield. This job attracts aRecruitment and Retention payment of £25,000,in addition to(up to) £8000 relocation ...
£88364.00 to £119133.00 a year per annum
Community Mental Health Nurse | Permanent
05/12/2022
Community Mental Health Nurse (Band 5 Nurse) Are you ready to step into a pivotal clinical role in secondary mental health services? The posts will be based either at Millwood Unit in Uckfield or Hill Rise in Newhaven. Both sites are set in the beautiful rural area of East Sussex in the South Downs ...
£27055.00 to £32934.00 a year per anum
Occupational Therapy Technician | Permanent
13/12/2022
Welcome from our Chief Executive Our organisation is expanding and we're looking for people with the right values, skills and/or potential to join us. We need people with energy, expertise, enthusiasm to help us provide the very best possible specialist NHS mental health and learning disability ...
£23949.00 to £26282.00 a year per anum
Team Support | Permanent
14/12/2022
We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic person with excellent communication and organisation skills to provide administration support to the High Weald Lewes and Havens Assessment Team. In this role you will be undertaking reception duties and provide general administration support including ...
£21730.00 to £23177.00 a year pro rata per annum

Join our talent pool

Want to be proactively matched to our vacancies that best fit your skillset and experience? Perhaps you want to join our Trust, but you're not sure which team would be best for you?

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

Talent Pool

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