Support Worker
Ref: CYG10438


  • Location
  • Cygnet Heathers, Grout Street, West Bromwich, B70 0HD
  • Salary
  • £8.75
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 08/08/2020
  • Support workers with interests in care, responsibility & new challenges are encouraged to apply.

     

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

     

    Your Day-to-Day…

     

    You’ll be working 42 hrs a week (36 one week/48 the next).

    Heathers is a 20 bed service providing neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative rehabilitation for men with mental health difficulties and acquired brain injury.

    Shift pattern - You will need to be flexible to work a mixture of days and nights also weekends.

    Days - 07:45 – 20:00

    Nights - 19:45 – 08:15

    • 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.

     

    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

    Join us!

     

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