Healthcare Support Worker

NHS Tayside
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Psychiatry of Old Age, Perth & Kinross
Psychiatry of Old Age Liaison Team, Perth Royal Infirmary
Healthcare Support Worker - Band 3
Salary Scale: £17,760 - £20,727 per annum
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 Psychiatry of Old Age Liaison Service is looking for a Healthcare Support Worker who is 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 hospital/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: Senior Charge Nurse Gillian Irving 

Hours of work are: 37.5 hours

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/124

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

Interviews are to be held on Thursday 8 February 2018