Healthcare Assistant - Women's Mental Health - Northampton

St Andrew's Healthcare
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Healthcare Assistants - Women's Mental Health Pathway, Northampton

Salary from £14,961 (dependent on experience) plus £683 clinical allowance, shift enhancements and excellent benefits

At St Andrew’s you can enjoy a special sense of pride and belonging - by helping transform the lives of patients, while shaping the future you want for yourself. We’re the UK’s leading mental healthcare charity. Join us and you’ll be part of a team with a shared focus on people not profits, with all surpluses re-invested to benefit our patients.

Why the female mental health service?

Our services are specially designed for women over the age of 18 with Mental Health, Personality Disorders and challenging behaviour. These include women who might be a danger to themselves or others, or have committed serious offences. The pathway provides medium and low secure, locked and open units. The Units are aligned along sub-pathways for Personality Disorder, Psychosis and related illnesses and rehabilitation. Our facilities, activities, therapies and services are designed with women in mind.

We have a number of exciting opportunities for Healthcare Assistants. As well as working as part of a multidisciplinary team, there are training and career progression opportunities that can help individuals fulfil their potential. The role can be quite active and CHALLENGING and we would therefore require you to be physically fit.

Applications are welcomed from well-motivated individuals who are resilient, flexible and are able to demonstrate high standards of care. You will need to possess good communication skills alongside IT literacy. You will need to have resilience to work in a secure healthcare setting and this will help you meet the challenges and expectations of working as a Healthcare Assistant.

Interested? Then we’d love you to apply here for these great opportunities.

Closing Date: 11th June 2017