Healthcare Support Worker

Recruiter
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Harrow, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jul 2019
Closes
02 Aug 2019
Ref
1205198319
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Healthcare Support Worker

Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

In this role you'll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

Cygnet Hospital Harrow provides a recovery focused service treating a wide range of mental health problems. We also offer specialist diagnostic, assessment and inpatient services for individuals with mental health needs and who also have a dual diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.

We are looking for a professional, ambitious and confident healthcare support worker. A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.

If you're passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!

Your Day-to-Day...

You'll be working 42 hours a week supporting individuals with a dual diagnosis of mental health problems and autism.

  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our service users, patients & residents
  • Provide guidance and encouragement through physical & emotional support
  • Learn about individuals' specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
  • Assist with medical & welfare needs and report as required
  • Safeguard
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment for all

You are...
  • Genuinely driven with a desire to make a real difference in people's lives
  • An excellent communicator and a good team player
  • Sensitive and intuitive with the energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating & varied environment
  • Helping to empower & support service user independence.


Why Cygnet? We'll offer you...
  • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Flexible working with opportunity for overtime
  • Regular coaching & appraisal
  • Expert supervision & peer support
  • Employee discount savings & "Cycle to Work" scheme
  • Recruitment referrals
  • Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice


Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

If interested, please forward your cv to charlottefalconer@cygnethealth.co.uk

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