Welcome to Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust staff bank

Employing around 4,750 members of staff, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH) deliver services from more than 130 locations. GMMH people are passionate, patient focused, positive individuals, who are committed to working together to help people live well, striving to give their people a great work experience where they feel supported and valued.

Teams provide assessment and treatment to those patients experiencing a wide range of mental health problems including; depression, anxiety, psychosis, dementia, delirium and a wide range of specialist mental health and substance misuse services.  They also provide Health and Justice Services in a number of custodial settings.

With a reduction in stigma, both self and societal, increased accessibility of treatment and the use of new innovation techniques and tools, GMMH are delivering truly innovative mental health care and will continue to do so.

Let’s talk about bank membership at GMMH 

Are you a Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN), Social Worker, or Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) who would like to be part of this multi-disciplinary inpatient and community-based mental health team, providing better lives for the community, working for one of the UK’s most respected NHS Mental Health Foundation Trusts?

If you answered yes, then we would love to hear from you!  We have a number of long-term placement opportunities available for:

  • Community Psychiatric Nurses (CPN) – Band 6
  • Social Worker’s – Band 6
  • Senior Social Workers – Band 7 and 8a

You will be supporting multi-disciplinary teams across Greater Manchester and the North West of England in the provision of:  

  • Support and advice to other AMHPs and health colleagues within the care group
  • Offering protection to those who may be at risk of exploitation or harm
  • All appropriate mental health and social care assessments and interventions
  • Active participation in clinical quality assurance and learning programmes

Life as an AMHP bank member

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital Trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary/long-term workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS. 

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don’t have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.

What can the staff bank offer you?

Whether you’re looking to enhance your skillset, gain more experience or simply earn a bit of extra money, we can help you achieve this through the staff bank. Join today and enjoy a number of benefits:


  • Flexible working to suit your lifestyle
  • First choice on placements
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Work this week, get
  • paid next week
  • Dedicated
  • consultants
  • Build annual leave
  • for every shift
  • you work
    • A local team to
    • provide support
  • Stakeholder
  • pension
  • scheme available




Join today... 

Register for bank membership and get your first choice of shifts and long-term placement opportunities, as well as the opportunity to develop professionally and gain experience in some of the most prestigious NHS trusts in England.


Register your interest


For more information on the roles or details on how to join NHS Professionals, simply get in touch with Ellie Watson on 03330 144370 or ellie.watson@nhsprofessionals.nhs.uk


Additional Information

Job Title and Grade: Senior Social Worker / AMHP Band 7 / 8a

Location/Trust: Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH)

Wards Covered:

Pay Rates: Days:  Days: Days: £19.21 / 22.81 Saturdays/Nights: £24.98 / 29.66 Sunday/Bank Hols: £30.74 / 36.50

Band: 7 / 8a

Job Specification

Job Title and Grade: Social Worker (Mental Health) and CPN – Inpatient and Community 

Location/Trust: Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH)

Wards Covered:

Pay Rates: Days:  Days: £15.55 Saturdays/Nights: £20.21 Sundays/Bank Hols: £24.88

Band: Band 6

Job Specification

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