Our vision and values
Our mission is clear: Making life better together.
We aspire to be a cost effective centre of excellence; a place where patients choose to be treated; where clinicians want to train and work; and where our stakeholders want to work with us.
We aim to help patients take back control of their lives, and to help them get opportunities, roles, relationships and activities that are important to them. By putting patients at the heart and excellence at the core of our business, we want to become the first choice for mental health for more and more people.
Our values outline how we treat our patients, shape how we work with our colleagues and are an important part of our continuing success in delivering high quality services. Our values underpin everything we do and summarise what we expect from every member of staff. We are:
In August 2019, we launched our Values and Behaviours Framework to further underpin our five values. Coproduced with over 1,500 staff, service users and carers as part of the Making Life Better Together Programme, the new framework clearly defines what behaviours our staff expect from each other and also what behaviours our service users expect from us when in our care. This is another step toward making our Trust a great place to work and an outstanding place in which to receive care.
You can view our Values and Behaviours Framework here.
- more patients choosing to be treated by us
- more clinicians choosing to train with and work for us
- our partners choosing to work proactively with us.