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Support Worker - Acute Ward

Employer
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Chesterfield
Salary
Competitive salary
Closing date
8 Aug 2021
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Choose a career that inspires people.

We are looking for support workers with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

You'll be working 42 hours a week (days, nights and weekends - 8am till 8pm, 7:30pm till 8:30am) at Cygnet Acer Clinic.

A new 14 bed acute mental health service for women will be opening at Cygnet Acer Clinic. The service will provide a safe and stabilising environment for individuals who are experiencing an acute episode of mental illness and require an emergency admission. The ward will be open for admissions in June 2021.

Your day-to-day...
  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all the people in our care
  • Provide guidance & encouragement through physical & emotional support
  • Learn about individuals' specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
  • Assist with medical & welfare needs
  • Report on medical & welfare needs as required
  • Safeguard
  • Maintain a safe, clean environment for all

Why Cygnet? We'll offer you...
  • Opportunities for further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Flexible working with the opportunity for overtime
  • Regular coaching & appraisal
  • Expert supervision & peer support
  • Employee discount savings & "Cycle to Work" scheme
  • Recruitment referrals

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

Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Please click to apply.

Cygnet Health Carehas 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.

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