Healthcare Support Workers

NHS Tayside
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Psychiatry of Old Age, Perth & Kinross
Older Peoples Community Mental Health Team
Healthcare Support Workers - Band 3
Salary Scale: £17,760 - £20,727 per annum pro rata
Do you :
• Put patients first
• Show compassion, caring and kindness
• Treat everyone with dignity and respect
• Take time to have good, open communications and be accountable for your actions and behaviours
• Do the best that you can by working as a team to provide excellent treatment and care

The Older Peoples Community Mental Health Teams are looking for Healthcare Support Workers to work within Care Home Liaison who are keen to be part of developing an innovative and forward looking service. You will need to be passionate about care of the older adult with mental health needs, hold excellent communication skills and be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team within the community setting.

These posts will involve travel across Perth & Kinross.

You will be required to achieve the mandatory Induction standards for Healthcare Support Workers in Scotland and to comply with the Code of Conduct throughout your employment.

Informal enquiries to: Marie Birrell, Murray Royal Hospital 

Hours of work are: Post 1: 22.5 hours (Pitlochry Community Hospital/NW Perthshire)
Post 2: 18.75 hours (Murray Royal Hospital/Perth City)

As part of ongoing service development within Psychiatry of Old Age, Older Peoples Community Mental Health Teams, you may be required to provide care within a 7 day service.

Please download the full application pack from http://2ep3FVt or click on the following link

NHS Tayside Nursing & Midwifery Jobs

Internal applicants: please download the application pack from Staffnet. Please read the Important Job Application Information in the Information for Applicants section.

Completed applications should be returned to (quoting the job reference number in the subject box) or to HR & OD Directorate, Management Offices, Perth Royal Infirmary, Taymount Terrace, Perth, PH1 1NX

Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

Please quote reference number - P/JG/123
Please state on application form if you are applying for Post 1 or Post 2 or both

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms – Friday 12 January 2018

Interviews are to be held on Thursday 8 February 2018