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Our people are passionate, patient focused, positive individuals, who are committed to working together to help people live well. Find out more about who we are as a Trust here.

We employ over 6,400 people and promote a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we work with. We welcome people from all backgrounds regardless of race, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, faith or religion and age.

Newly qualified or with years of experience we have something for you. We also welcome and encourage volunteers many of whom are service users. This is a valuable way of connecting with our communities and supporting recovery.

Join us and you will be proud to work for one of the UK’s most respected NHS Mental Health Foundation Trusts. We strive to give our people a great work experience where they feel supported and valued.

We are recruiting! Find our vacancies here.


What Our Staff Say

"There are lots of opportunities in this role"

This blog relates to my role of nursing in a prison environment and my reflections on this experience. I discuss the positives and challenges of working in this environment; the humour needed and the ...

"The benefits of working in this career far outweigh the challenges"

This blog is a personal reflection on what inspired me to choose nursing in the prison services and why I can’t see myself working anywhere else. Alice Porter, Registered General Nurse, Healt...

“I loved my work and still do.”

Christine Ollerton is a Registered Mental Health Nurse from our Wigan Mental Health Urgent Response Team. She has worked for the NHS since 1977, and is the #BestofNursing, returning part-time after re...

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"We help patients from all different walks of life get well, go home and stay well."

Diana Shaw is a Health Care Assistant working for GMMH’s Mental Health Liaison Service in Bolton. The Mental Health Liaison Service is an age-less service based in The Royal Bolton Hospital....

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“The team and senior staff will always support you if you’re in need.”

This blog relates to Joshua Withers' experience with GMMH as a Foundation Year 2 (FY2) Doctor and his reflections on placements with different mental health teams at Royal Bolton Hospital....

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“Bolton services offer a friendly environment, we are like a family."

Thulani Ncube, 42, is a Mental Health Practitioner working as part of the Home Based Treatment Team at the Royal Bolton Hospital site. Here he looks after adults experiencing acute changes in their me...

“I absolutely love the complexity of the job”

Laura Bradley is the Perinatal Community Mental Health Team Leader. She manages the team and supervises staff members, as well as work with other partners for service development...

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“…they make you feel extremely proud and remind you that it’s worth it.”

Carla Mobear is the Operational Manager for Specialist Perinatal Services at GMMH. As the service is still developing, Carla is very much involved in developing pathways and collaborating with other o...

“It’s a special time to be involved with families”

This blog is an anonymous submission from one of our Specialist Perinatal Community Mental Health Nurse, they help support young families through mental health difficulties....

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“It is amazing to be a part of someone else’s recovery.”

Christie Sherratt is a Perinatal Peer Support Worker with the Trust’s Perinatal Community Mental Health Team. The service provides mental health support for new or expecting mothers and their fa...

Why Choose Us

Why Choose Us

Our people enjoy their work, have opportunities to learn and develop their skills and are encouraged to generate new ideas.

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We have vacancies in a range of sectors. Please click learn more for more information. 

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Recruitment Events

Recruitment Events

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Apprenticeships provide routes into a variety of careers and are an excellent opportunity to earn, gain work experience.

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Join Our Bank

Join Our Bank

NHS Professionals (NHSP), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

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As a patient

As a service user, relative or carer using our services, sometimes you may need to turn to someone for help, advice, and support. 

Find resources for carers and service users  Contact the Trust