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 5 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 ...

  • Band 6 Occupational Therapist

    Would you like to join our developing specialist Huntingdon's Disease Service, and be a part of an innovative forward thinking Multidisciplinary Team? Do you have skills and experience of providing Occupational Therapy assessment and interventions within a physical health setting? We are looking ...

  • Band 6 Community Occupational Therapist

    An exciting opportunity for a fabulous Band 6 Occupational Therapist to join the Community Occupational Therapy Team within Mental Health Services for Older People! Covering the East Leicestershire CCG Locality, based at South Leicestershire Community Mental Health Team, on the Leicester General ...

  • Band 7 Rehabilitation Team Lead

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 7 clinician to join our excellent community respiratory and rehabilitation team in Leicestershire and lead the pulmonary and heart failure rehabilitation service. The role includes leading and managing the community based pulmonary and heart failure ...

  • Band 6 MSK Physiotherapist

    LEICESTERSHIRE PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSIOTHERAPY SERVICE Physiotherapist – Band 6 – 37.5 hours / week Multiple Sites-NWL and City Hinckley-Band 6 22.5 hours/week An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and enthusiastic person to become part of an effective team, providing a ...

  • Band 6 Occupational Therapist

    Adult Learning Disabilities Occupational Therapist (Band 6) Permanent Post- Community East Team An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 Occupational Therapist to join an established, motivated and forward thinking Specialist Learning Disabilities Occupational Therapy Service.   An ...

  • Band 2 Health Care Support Worker

    37.5 hours worked over a 7 days rotation. Mill Lodge is a Mental Health Ward for adults with Huntington's Disease. The patients come for a period of assessment for their physical, mental and cognitive functioning. The focus of the unit is to assist people in regaining the skills to enable them to ...

  • Band 5 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 ...

  • 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 Rehabilitation Clinician

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 clinician to join our excellent community respiratory and rehabilitation team in Leicestershire. The role includes the organisation and delivery of community based pulmonary and heart failure rehabilitation programs across Leicestershire. This ...

  • Band 3 Rehabilitation Technical Instructor

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 3 technical instructor to join our excellent community respiratory and rehabilitation team in Leicestershire. The role involves the delivery of community based pulmonary and heart failure rehabilitation classes across Leicestershire. This includes ...

  • Band 5 Community Occupational Therapist

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a fabulous Band 5 Occupational Therapist to join the Community Occupational Therapy Team within Mental Health Services for Older People Covering the City CCG Locality, base to be discussed at interview. Are you motivated, organised and above all have the ...

  • Band 8a Principal Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist

    Band 8a Specialist Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist 2 year fixed term contract An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an experienced, highly specialist, well established and respected CBT team. We offer individual and individual CBT for patients with complex mental health problems using ...

  • Band 6 Specialist Speech & Language Therapist

    We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic SLT to work in the Adult Learning Disability Service. This role will have a focus on both Community and The Agnus Unit (in-patient learning disability unit). The successful candidate will work as a member of a strong and committed multi- ...

  • Band 7 Speech and Language Therapy Team Leader

    We are looking for an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to manage the County Speech and Language Therapy Community LD Team. You will be expected to lead and contribute to various projects within Speech and Language Therapy and LPT. You will manage the day to day operations of the team ...

  • Administrative & Clerical

  • Band 6 Bank Auditor

    Bank Auditor – Band 6 Joining our Bank Team is a great way to work in a flexible way to suit your lifestyle. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment and we value our staff and the contribution each person makes individually as part of 360 Assurance. 360 Assurance delivers high quality ...

  • Band 7 Bank Post - Auditor/Specialist

    Joining our Bank Team is a great way to work in a flexible way to suit your lifestyle. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment. We value our staff and the contribution each person makes individually as part of 360 Assurance. 360 Assurance delivers high quality internal audit, ...

  • Band 3 Bank Administrators / Secretaries

    Band 3 Bank Administrators / Secretaries 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 community health services for both physical and mental health ...

  • Band 7 Bank Auditor

    Bank Auditor – Band 7 Joining our Bank Team is a great way to work in a flexible way to suit your lifestyle. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment and we value our staff and the contribution each person makes individually as part of 360 Assurance. 360 Assurance delivers high quality ...

  • Band 2 Bank Admin & Clerical Worker

    Bank Administration & Clerical Workers 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 community health services for both physical and mental health ...

  • Nursing & Midwifery Registered

  • 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 RMN and RGN

    Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust ADULT MENTAL HEALTH & LEARNING DISABILITIES DIVISION Acute Recovery Team (Nursing) BAND 5 ECG NURSE 30 HOURS PER WEEK We are pleased to offer this new post for an ECG nurse to join our small friendly team here at the Bradgate Mental Health Unit, Glenfield ...

  • Band 5 Staff Nurse PICU (Male and Female PICU vacancies)

    Are you an RMN interested in working in Intensive Care? We are offering additional £1,542 per annum pro-rated for part-time employees plus NMC PIN payment - recruitment and retention incentive Vacancies have arisen for enthusiastic and motivated Staff Nurses to join our experienced and friendly ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 Staff Nurse

    Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust ADULT MENTAL HEALTH   Mill Lodge, Huntington Disease Inpatient Services Can you demonstrate our values of Trust, Respect, Integrity and Compassion? If so read on a take a look at the opportunity below. Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust provides a range of ...

  • 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 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 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

    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

    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 Learning from Deaths and Suicide Reduction Lead

    We have an exciting opportunity to be part of a newly refreshed approach to Learning from Deaths and Suicide Reduction. In line with national strategy, Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust has committed to a Zero inpatient Suicide Ambition and will work through its Suicide Prevention Group to ...

  • 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 Deputy Ward Sister/Charge Nurse

    Are you committed to providing excellent leadership? Are you passionate about delivering high standards of patient care? Are you excited about the Trusts current Quality Improvement Agenda and connected to 'Step up to Great'? If you have answered yes to all of these questions you may be the right ...

  • Band 6 Deputy Charge Nurse

    Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Community Health Services (CHS) - Mental Health Services for Older People (MHSOP) The Evington Centre – Inpatient Unit Permanent post Band 6 – WTE We recognize that many of our elderly patients have combined mental and physical health needs and welcome ...

  • 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 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 7 ADHD Specialist Nurse

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ADHD nurse specialist (Non-Medical Prescriber) to work in a small, friendly adult ADHD service in Leicester. The position is open to all registered nurses who hold an Independent/supplementary prescribing qualification (V300). Experience of working with ...

  • Band 6 CAMHS Neurodevelopmental Nurse Prescriber - Developmental Role

    CHILD AND ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE Outpatient CAMHS Neurodevelopmental Pathway, Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland CAMHS Neurodevelopmental Nurse Prescriber– (Development Role) Band 6 £30,401- £37,267 to Band 7 £37,570 - £43,772 This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated, ...

  • 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 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 Community Learning Disability Nurse

    Community Learning Disability Nurses Band 5 (2 full time posts). 1 post - East Leicestershire team based at Bassett Street South Wigson. 1 post - City team based at Winstanley Drive , Leicester. We have 2 exciting full time band 5 opportunities for enthusiastic, committed and forward thinking ...

  • Additional Clinical Services

  • Band 2 Healthcare Assistant (Male)

    Belvoir Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Bradgate Mental Health Unit 7 vacancies available *** Currently posts are eligible for recruitment and retention incentive *** Additional £952 per annum Pro-rated for part-time employees Are you a male health care support worker interested in working ...

  • Band 2 Community Phlebotomist

    Band 2 Community Phlebotomist An exciting opportunity had arisen for an enthusiastic individual to join our Phlebotomy Service which is currently expanding; the service operates 08.00 – 16.00 Monday to Friday. The Phlebotomy Service provides venepuncture and Near Patient Testing for housebound ...

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