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Support Worker

Employer
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Harrow
Salary
Competitive salary
Closing date
20 Sep 2021
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Job Details

We are looking for a confident Healthcare Support Worker with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

You'll be working 38.5hours a week (12 hour shifts), making a positive difference to the lives of the people in our care at Cygnet Hospital Harrow.

Cygnet Hospital Harrow is our Acute Inpatient Mental Health and Autism service, and 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.

Cygnet Hospital Harrow has a "Good" overall CQC rating and fantastic travel links to Central London. We also host a yearly Staff Award ceremony, which is a black tie event held at Harrow School.

At Cygnet, we support our people to grow their careers, gain new skills and keep stepping up.

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects whilereaping the rewards of making a difference to others - every day.

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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...

Salary: £8.80 - £9.46 per hour + Enhancements

As well as...
  • £3,000 London location allowance
  • Full training and induction
  • Subsidised meals on duty
  • 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
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks


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
  • Have previous inpatient mental health experience in a challenging and/ or an acute setting


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

Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Our expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.

What next?
If you care about making a difference - we want to talk to you.
Click the link to apply.

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