Farmfield Hospital in Charlwood creating new jobs

Farmfield Hospital in Charlwood, Surrey part of the Priory Group, is launching a recruitment drive which will create up to 10 new jobs in the local area.

Situated two miles from Gatwick Airport, Farmfield is a 52-bed low and medium secure hospital specialising in treating adult male patients who have been detained under the Mental Health Act (1983) and who will benefit from extended treatment and rehabilitation. The hospital cares for patients with enduring mental illness, personality disorder and with mild learning disabilities.

The roles available include registered mental health nurses and healthcare assistants, night reception staff, speciality doctors, occupational therapy, Asperger’s specialist and psychologist.

To facilitate the recruitment drive an information event is being held on Wednesday 12th March between 6pm and 9pm at Farmfield, Farmfield Drive, Charlwood, Surrey RH6 0BN.

Mark Watts, Hospital Director at Farmfield, said: “Our commitment to providing the highest quality care remains at the heart of our business.

“As a result we have made the decision to grow our staffing establishment in order to meet the changing needs of the hospital and our patients’ needs. To this end, we are seeking to recruit nurses, carers and specialists in a number of disciplines.

“Farmfield can offer an excellent training and career prospects with the opportunity for healthcare assistants to take the first steps on the ladder to becoming a qualified nurse with the support of a major healthcare provider.

“We are pleased to be supporting the local economy with a number of jobs, which can only be of great benefit to the local community.”

For more details on the full range of Priory Services, please call 0800 840 3219 or click here to make an enquiry.