Health Care Support Worker
Cygnet Hospital Bierley is a modern, purpose-built hospital, conveniently located in a quiet suburb of Bradford, just minutes from the M62 which provides the hospital with good transport links with the towns and cities of West Yorkshire including Halifax, Huddersfield and Leeds.
The hospital offers a range of services across four wards, including mental illness and personality disorder, and provides our team of RMNs, support workers, doctors, therapists and consultants with a challenging, yet very rewarding, work environment. All our services are provided under the umbrella of a recovery orientated approach and reviewed through the CPA framework.
We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic Healthcare Support Workers with experience of care work in a mental health setting, a good awareness of security and health and safety and who can demonstrate a good knowledge base of Cygnet Hospital Bierley’s patients’ specific needs.
You will be required to assist the patients in activities of daily living, facilitate Section 17 leave, carry out regular observations, take responsibility for providing an excellent standard of care to all patients and enhance their experience of admission to the hospital.
Cygnet Health Care offers an excellent benefits package which includes annual bonus scheme contributory pension scheme, free life assurance, childcare vouchers and paid birthday and anniversary of joining company leave. In addition most hospitals offer subsidised meals and free car parking where available.
Each hospital is committed to the development and well-being of all staff and provides regular supervision, on-going training and access to Cygnet-wide career opportunities. All employees are encouraged to identify their own learning and development needs linking them with the current and future needs of the hospital and each hospital has a generous continuing education budget together with flexible rotas to permit attendance at day release training schemes.
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