Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust provides a wide range of community health and inpatient services for both physical and mental health conditions. Our 5,500 staff support people of all ages across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland,  from over 100 sites across the region.

Leicester Partnership NHS trust provides mental health, learning disability and community health services across Leicestershire, England, and we are currently recruiting for a wide range of job roles.

Our staff work with GP’s, local hospitals, social care and other local authority services such as housing and education, emergency services, and with the voluntary and community sector. 
Our services are organised into three clinical directorates;

  • Adult Mental Health and Learning Disability Services;
  • Families, Young People and Children’s Services:
  • Community Health Services.

Supporting our front line staff, we have a range of enabling services, from health and safety, patient experience and information governance, toinformation technology, finance and human resources to name a few.

Reasons to work here

  • Our diverse range of services and teams means that we can offer you an exciting and varied career path without the need to change employer
  • Our “We Nurture” programme is designed to help develop you and take you forward into your next role with us. Over half our workforce has undertaken some form of career developing training over the last year
  • Our structured nursing career pathway helps you understand how to progress your career with us whatever stage you are at in your career. Find out more here http://elearning-lpt.leicestershire.nhs.uk/Career%20pathways/Nursing/index.html
  • We offer a comprehensive induction and role specific training to ensure that you have the right skills to perform your new role
  • You can access a range of flexible working options to help you with your work-life balance. We have embraced agile working as a Trust, helping you make the most of each day with the least amount of travel time.
  • If you are not looking for permanent work, then take a look at our Centralised Staffing Team’s roles, who offer posts based on a zero hours basis so you can choose shifts through our online service that fit around the hours you want to work
  • Our services are based across the area we serve and are operate from many different locations meaning we could have a role that is well placed to where you want to work
  • All our sites offer free staff parking
  • As a teaching trust, with strong links with our local universities, we conduct research and provide training and education for medical, psychology, nursing and therapy students. If research is something that is important to you then come and join us!
  • Our wide staff benefits package includes all sorts of different products, from schemes enabling you to lease a car, through to being able to pick your next phone at a discount
  • We offer a volunteering scheme for all our staff, as part of our commitment to supporting local communities.
  • We embrace innovation. Our services are constantly evolving as part of our continuous improvement and learning culture. Just a few of our recent service developments are:
    • Our Community Health Services are implementing innovative approaches and digital systems to enable staff of all levels to work in joined up ways to support our patients in the most effective way – particularly through integrated locality teams with social care.
    • Our Adult Mental Health and Learning Disability services are committed to a 5 year programme to transform their care pathways to deliver a more connected and responsive service.
    • Our Family, Young Person and Children services work in innovative ways to meet patient needs and offer new ways for people to access them, such as their award-winning website Health for Kids https://www.healthforkids.co.uk/ and award winning confidential text messaging service ChatHealth.

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Adult Mental Health and Adult Learning Disability Services

Our services work to deliver high quality care for adults with acute and enduring mental health conditions and complex learning difficulties, across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Our services range from acute inpatient care, acute assessment and home treatment, day care, psychological therapies, community-based mental health care and assertive outreach. We have innovative partnerships with the police, EMAS and UHL for those experiencing mental health crisis, as well as a crisis support service provided by Turning Point. We also have locality-based learning disability teams, short break homes, specialist inpatient care, autism and outreach services. Our learning disability teams also offer specialist advice and support to others involved in caring for someone with a learning disability.

Leicester Partnership NHS trust jobs

Leicester Partnership NHS trust have a wide range of job openings, and are recruiting across all sectors.

As a teaching trust, we are committed to conducting research and provide training and education for medical, psychology, and nursing and therapy students.

We offer a wide range of posts with these services, for established practitioners such as psychiatrists, consultants, mental health nurses, therapists, as well as healthcare support workers. We also have an increasing number of roles for those looking to grow their career working in mental health such as trainee nurse associates and clinical apprenticeships.

Families, Young People and Children's Services

Our services provide universal and specialist support including child and adolescent mental health services, health visiting and school nursing, paediatric medicine, nutrition and dietetics services, eating disorder services, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy and physiotherapy.

There is a growing digital offer as well as integrated face to face services to support children, young people and families. We are focused on a whole-family approach across the Trust, working with our other clinical directorates as well as through strong partnerships with the local authorities and voluntary and community sector.

Typical roles in this area of our services include Public Health Nurses/ Health Visitors and mental health nursing roles, Therapists, roles in Dietetics and staff to support our immunisation work to name a few.

Community Health Services

Our Community Health Services are our largest Directorate. They include adult nursing and therapy services, providing physical health services to patients both in our own community hospital settings and supporting patients with care delivered in their own homes. Our services include general and stroke rehabilitation, end of life care, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, podiatry and falls prevention to name a few.

Our Community Health Services also include mental health services for older people which are delivered both from our specialist inpatient units and in community settings.

We can offer a wide range of career opportunities in this area of work. Our hospitals offer all the roles you would expect there, including Nurses across a range of levels, Healthcare Support Workers and a range of Therapy related roles for both registered and unregistered staff. We also have roles in podiatry, as well as operating a Single Point of Access contact centre to co-ordinate patient care.

Our community job roles include District Nurses, Community Nurses, roles supporting virtual wards, and phlebotomy roles alongside others.

We are actively exploring new job roles to support our service delivery. Many of our wards now include pharmacy related roles. We are also actively engaged with training and developing Nurse Associates and have a well-established clinical apprenticeship scheme.

Current Vacancies


Allied Health Professionals

  • Band 2 Healthcare Assistant

    We have an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic stroke unit at St Luke's Community Hospital, Market Harborough. There are a number of development opportunities for you on joining our team including undertaking additional training such as the national care certificate, acute illness management (...

  • Band 5 Community Learning Disabilities Physiotherapist

    Band 5 Community Learning Disabilities Physiotherapist We are looking for a well-motivated Physiotherapist who is keen to gain experience in Adult Learning Disabilities and who wishes to develop their clinical skills. The post is community based and provides an excellent opportunity to work within ...

  • Band 5 Bank Physiotherapist

    Our Trust bank supports our clinical teams by providing additional staff. Assignments vary in duration, from a shift to several weeks depending on the requirements that need covering. We will support you by providing access to the following training as relevant to the role you are undertaking: ...

  • Band 4 Generic Technical Instructor

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for Band 4 Generic Technical Instructors (2x full time posts) to work within Community Therapy Services across East Leicestershire. The service covers the areas of Melton, Market Harborough and Enderby (South Leicestershire).The successful candidate will work as ...

  • Band 6 Bank Occupational Therapist

    Our Trust bank supports our clinical teams by providing additional staff. Assignments vary in duration, from a shift to several weeks depending on the requirements that need covering. We will support you training by providing access to the following training as relevant to the role you are ...

  • Band 6 Senior Dietitian

    Enthusiastic and self-motivated Band 6 dietitians are required to deliver a new dietetic prescribing support service funded by the three Clinical Commissioning Groups in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR). You will join the existing Prescribing Support team which already has strong links ...

  • Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) (Bank)

    SLT Service for Adults Would you like to be registered with our Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) Bank? We would love to hear from you if you would be interested in possible Bank Hours in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. We may have opportunities in acute, community, Mental Health Service for ...

  • Band 5 Children's Community Physiotherapist

    Leicester Partnership Trust FAMILIES YOUNG PEOPLE & CHILDRENS SERVICES 1 permanent post full time - (Part time flexible hours considered) An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated Physiotherapist to join our innovative community based team working across Leicester, ...

  • Band 7 Specialist Therapist

    Band 7 Full-time: 1 WTE Leicestershire Adult Eating Disorders Service is based at Bennion Centre, Glenfield Hospital Site, Leicester and provides comprehensive inpatient, day patient and outpatient care for the local population. We also provide specialist inpatient care for the East Midlands region....

  • Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner (Occupational Therapist)

    WE HAVE BEEN GRANTED NEW FUNDING TO RECRUIT ADDIITONAL MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS TO OUR TEAM Opportunities have arisen for permanent Band 6 Mental Health Practitioners to join our Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams. The teams operate 365 days a year and covers Leicester, Leicestershire ...

  • Band 5 Mental Health Practitioner

    WE HAVE BEEN GRANTED NEW FUNDING TO RECRUIT ADDIITONAL MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS TO OUR TEAM Opportunities have arisen for permanent Band 5 Mental Health Practitioners to join our Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams. The teams operate 365 days a year and cover Leicester, Leicestershire and ...

  • Band 5 Mental Health Practitioner (Social Worker)

    WE HAVE BEEN GRANTED NEW FUNDING TO RECRUIT ADDIITONAL MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS TO OUR TEAM Opportunities have arisen for permanent Band 5 Mental Health Practitioners to join our Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams. The team operate 365 days a year and covers Leicester, Leicestershire and ...

  • Band 8a Clinical Psychologist

    Clinical Psychologist (General Medical/ Severe Asthma) Band 8A We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated clinical psychologist to join our well established Department of Medical Psychology for two days a week. The role will be working for three sessions within the General Medical team ...

  • Band 7 Specialist Therapist

    Part-Time: 0.8 WTE (30 Hours per week) Leicestershire Adult Eating Disorders Service is based at Bennion Centre, Glenfield Hospital Site. We provide comprehensive inpatient; day-patient and outpatient care for the local population. We also provide specialist inpatient care for the East Midlands ...

  • Band 3 Generic Technical Instructor

    We are looking for a flexible, enthusiastic and committed Band 3 Technical Instructor to work in the Community Integrated Neurology and Stroke Service (CINSS) which is integral to Community Health Services. CINSS was established in 2016 as part of the Better Care Together Initiative and strives to ...

  • Band 6 Community Physiotherapist

    We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative and dynamic Physiotherapist to join our dedicated team. You will demonstrate excellent communication and time management skills working within a large ward based multidisciplinary team carrying out functional assessments and interventions to facilitate ...

  • Nursing & Midwifery Registered

  • Band 6 Qualified District Nurse

    Due to current team leaders accessing training and development opportunities Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust have positions available for qualified District Nurses to join our Community Nursing Services based in Braunstone, Market Harborough, Coalville and Barrow upon Soar. This is an ideal ...

  • Bank Community Psychiatric Nurse-Band 6

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen for experienced Mental Health nurses to apply for Bank Band 6 CPN posts in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland The Bank CMHT 's are part of the secondary care services, providing assessments and treatment packages for a range of service users aged 16-65 years, ...

  • Band 5 Bank Mental Health/Learning Disabilities Staff Nurses

    Are you looking for a change of area or simply need more flexibility to manage your work/life balance? Then working for the Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Bank may be just the answer! The Trust Bank provides cover across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland and we are looking to increase the ...

  • Band 5 Bank Staff Nurse RN RGN

    Are you looking for a change of area or simply need more flexibility to manage your work/life balance? Then working for the Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Bank may be just the answer! The Trust Bank provides cover to Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. This incorporates hospitals in the ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse - Stroke Ward

    We are looking for exceptional Band 5 staff nurses to join our specialist Stroke Team at St Luke's Hospital in Market Harborough We are offering an attractive recruitment scheme for all new band 5 employees three years in total £2000 per new employee (Subject to tax and NI and non-pensionable, ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse RMHN/LD

    Experienced and Newly Qualified Mental Health/LD Nurses Wanted Are you passionate about great care? Do you want to be part of a great team? Do you want access to opportunities that will help you develop your full potential and get the best out of your career? We want to hear from motivated and ...

  • Band 5 Newly Qualified Nurses Leicester City Wards

    Band 5 Staff Nurses for our in-patient medical stepdown wards on Beechwood and Clarendon Ward The Evington centre. We are looking for Band 5 staff nurses who have experience in medical nursing who will take individual responsibility for their work and for their patients to ensure they have a ...

  • Band 8c Head of Nursing & Quality

    Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Families, Young People and Children Service Band 8c Head of Nursing and Quality An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Families, Young People and Children Directorate for the post of Head of Nursing and Quality. We welcome interest from nurses from a wide ...

  • Band 6- Public Health Nurse - LAC

    Band 6- Public Health Nurse -Looked after Children We are currently recruiting for part time and full time posts for the Looked after Children's team to support our Looked After Child Programme. This is a great opportunity to support and assess the needs of vulnerable children across Leicester, ...

  • Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner

    An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, motivated, hard-working individual to join the Assertive Outreach (AO) Service. An RMN or Registered Nurse (Part 13) qualification or relevant Allied Mental Health professional qualifications (Occupational Therapist or Social Worker) and post ...

  • Band 5 Newly qualified Staff Nurse Fielding Palmer Hospital

    Band 5 staff nurses for our in-patient medical stepdown ward at: Fielding Palmer Hospital medical step-down & Palliative care We are looking for newly qualified nurses for our preceptorship programme . You will be based in our in-patient ward at Fielding Palmer Hospital caring predominantly for ...

  • Band 5 Newly Qualified Staff Nurse Loughborough Hospital

    Band 5 staff nurses for our in-patient medical stepdown ward at Loughborough Hospital medical step-down & Palliative care. We are looking for Newly qualified nurses for our preceptorship programme based on Swithland ward Loughborough Hospital. You will be based in our in-patient ward at ...

  • Band 3 Health Care Support Worker

    We are seeking to recruit a CAMHS Crisis Health Care Support Worker to work in the developing CAMHS Crisis, home treatment service. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, motivated, and demonstrate a commitment to ongoing personal and professional development. The post holder will work with ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse- Melton Hospital

    Band 5 staff nurses for our in-patient medical stepdown ward at: Melton Hospital medical step-down & Palliative care. We are looking for newly qualified nurses for our preceptorship programme based on Dalgleish ward, Melton Hospital. You will be based in our in-patient ward at Melton Hospital ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse

    We are looking for Band 5 Staff Nurses with experience in medical nursing, who will take individual responsibility for their work and for their patients ensuring they have a positive experience. They will also demonstrate care and compassion with frail older patients. We are offering an attractive ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse (Melton Mowbray)

    Have you got what it takes to be our next Staff Nurse for our in-patient medical ward in Melton Mowbray? In a newly upgraded modern environment? Then a nursing post working within Dalgleish ward is the post for you. You will be working for the Trust's Community Health Services division, which ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse (Community Nurse)

    Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust has an exciting opportunity for flexible, responsible 1st level RGNs (Adult) to join our Community Nursing Service in East Central Leicestershire (patients in the Market Harborough, Kibworth, Oadby and Wigston areas). This is an ideal opportunity for someone who ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse (Community Nurse)

    Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust has an exciting opportunity for flexible, responsible 1st level RGNs (Adult) to join our Community Nursing Service in East Central Leicestershire (patients in the Oadby and Wigston areas). This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is seeking to broaden their ...

  • Band 6 Deputy Ward Sister / Deputy Charge Nurse

    LPT Community Health Services have two Specialists, multidisciplinary led, stroke rehabilitation units. Our Coalville Hospital Stroke Unit is looking for a highly motivated Band 6 nurse with an interest in the care and rehabilitation of patients who are recovering from a stroke. The ...

  • Band 5 Community Learning Disability Nurse

    We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, committed and forward thinking individual to join the Community Learning Disability Team. This position will provide the opportunity to develop skills in specialist Learning Disability Nursing, mentoring students, Pathway working and ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse- Market Harborough

    Band 5 staff nurses for our in-patient stroke rehab (ward 1) and medical stepdown ward (ward 3) at: St Luke's Hospital, Market Harborough. We are looking for newly qualified nurses for our preceptorship programme based at St Luke's Hospital, Market Harborough You will be based in our in-patient ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse

    Band 5 staff nurses for our in-patient medical stepdown ward at: Rutland Hospital, Oakham, medical step-down & Palliative care You will be based in our in-patient ward at Rutland Hospital caring predominantly for frail elderly medically unwell patients. Rutland ward staff manage a range of ...

  • Band 6 Mental Health Practitioner

    WE HAVE BEEN GRANTED NEW FUNDING TO RECRUIT ADDIITONAL MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS TO OUR TEAM Opportunities have arisen for permanent Band 6 Mental Health Practitioners to join our Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams. The team operate 365 days a year and covers Leicester, Leicestershire and ...

  • Band 5 Mental Health Practitioner (RMN)

    WE HAVE BEEN GRANTED NEW FUNDING TO RECRUIT ADDIITONAL MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS TO OUR TEAM Opportunities have arisen for permanent Band 5 Mental Health Practitioners to join our Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams. The teams operate 365 days a year and covers Leicester, Leicestershire ...

  • Band 5 Newly Qualified Staff Nurse Rutland Hospital Oakham

    Band 5 Staff Nurses for our in-patient medical stepdown ward at: Rutland Hospital medical step-down & Palliative care We are looking for Newly qualified nurses for our preceptor-ship programme based at Rutland hospital, Oakham. You will be based in our in-patient ward at Rutland Hospital caring ...

  • Band 6 Enhanced Substance Misuse Worker

    We are looking for a worker with experience in substance misuse and mental health (dual diagnosis). Need to be a qualified nurse or allied health professional. The role includes clinical work with patients around substances within inpatient settings, teaching and Training staff on substances, ...

  • Band 7 Senior District Nurse

    Band 7 SENIOR DISTRICT NURSE Do you have the necessary skills to work in a Leadership role within Community Nursing Services? Would you enjoy the challenge of providing senior support and clinical oversight within the Braunstone Community Nursing Hub? The Braunstone Hub has five teams of nurses ...

  • Band 7 Senior Mental Health Practitioner

    Can you demonstrate our values of Trust, Respect, Integrity and Compassion? If so read on and take a look at the opportunity below... Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust provides a range of Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and Community Health Services for the people of Leicester, ...

  • Band 5 Community Mental Health Nurse

    LEICESTERSHIRE PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR OLDER PEOPLE Registered Mental Health Nurses (Community) Band 5 RMN Based within the CITY EAST CMHT for OLDER PEOPLE 30 hours An opportunity has arisen within our City East Community Mental Health Team for a Band 5 Mental Health Nurse ...

  • Band 6 Memory Clinic Nurse

    LEICESTERSHIRE PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR OLDER PEOPLE Band 6 Memory Service Nurse (Mental Health Nurse) 22.5 hours per week The post will cover East and West Leicester/Leicestershire: Based at  Evington Centre, Leicester General Hospital ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse

    An exciting opportunity for Band 5 RMN's to join LPT's Female PICU – Griffin Ward *****ALL REGISTERED STAFF WORKING ON GRIFFIN WARD WILL RECEIVE A RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION PAYMENT OF £1,542 PER ANNUM IN ADDITION TO YOUR ANNUAL SALARY (PRO RATA FOR PART TIME)***** The ward admits females who are ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse

    We are looking for exceptional Band 5 Staff Nurses, either experienced or newly qualified, to join our Community Hospital inpatient team at Hinckley and Bosworth Community Hospital. Caring predominantly for frail, elderly and medically unwell patients. You will need to be a highly motivated nurse ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse

    We are looking for exceptional Band 5 Staff Nurses, either experienced or newly qualified, to join our Community Hospital inpatient team at Hinckley and Bosworth Community Hospital. Caring predominantly for frail, elderly and medically unwell patients. You will need to be a highly motivated nurse ...

  • Band 8a Advanced Nurse Practitioner

    A rare opportunity has arisen for an Advanced Nurse Practitioner to work in the Adult ADHD Service in Leicester. This post is open to all registered nurses who have obtained an MSC in Advanced Clinical Practice and hold an Independent Prescribing Qualification (V300). This is a new post that will ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse - Medical Ward Fielding Palmer Hospital

    We are offering an attractive recruitment scheme for all new Band 5 employees over three years in total £2,000 per new employee (Subject to tax and NI and non pensionable, terms and conditions apply). Paid after 6 months £500, after 18 months £500 and after 36 months £1,000. Band 5 Staff Nurses for ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse- RMN, RGN or RNLD

    Have you thought of working for the Bennion or Evington Centre? We recognise that many of our elderly patients have combined mental and physical health needs and welcome applicants from either a mental, physical health or learning disability nursing background. Students are a key part of our team ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse

    Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Band 5 Staff Nurse Stewart House Stewart House is a Mental Health Rehabilitation unit for adults who require a period of up to 15 months in an inpatient setting. The focus of the unit is to assist people in regaining the skills to enable them to function at ...

  • Band 7 Ward Sister / Charge Nurse

    Band 7 Ward Sister / Charge Nurse Beechwood Ward City medical step down inpatients (Evington Centre) An exciting opportunity has arisen for the Band 7 Ward Sister or Charge Nurse for Beechwood Ward at the Evington Centre. Beechwood is one of two medical step down and palliative care wards at the ...

  • Administrative & Clerical

  • Band 6 Corporate Affairs Manager

    LPT is a large mental and physical health care NHS Trust that looks after the population of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. You will be part of the Corporate and Legal Affairs teams, a small department headed up by the Trust Secretary within the Chief Executive's Directorate. One of your key ...

  • Band 2 Administration Assistant

    Administrative Assistants for 0-19 Services within the Families, Young People and Children's Directorate Permanent Contract, 30 Hours per week Agenda for Change – Band 2 Salary - £17,460 - £18,702 (2019 NHS Terms & Conditions)   Would you like to help make a difference to children and families ...

  • Band 3 Personal Assistant Inpatient Rehabilitation and Recovery

    Do you have excellent computer and audio skills, demonstrate you can work accurately, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be proactive and have a willingness to learn. You will be flexible and used to working to tight deadlines. You will have excellent interpersonal skills a ...

  • Additional Clinical Services

  • Band 2 Housekeeper

    30 hours post working- 6 hrs shift Friday- Sunday early shifts, Monday and Thursday late shifts. We now have an exciting opportunity to join our friendly ward team on Swithland Ward, Loughborough Hospital. We are seeking a flexible, energetic person with good communication skills and a desire to ...

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    Our vision is to 
improve the health 
and wellbeing of the people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland by providing high quality, integrated physical and mental health care pathways.