Care and Support Worker
Ref: CYG10860

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  • Location
  • Cygnet Cedars Clinic, 37 Broadway Avenue, Birmingham, B9 5LY
  • Salary
  • £8.75 per hour (pay increase after probation period)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 21/09/2020
  • Choose a career that inspires people

    Progress your career as a valued member of one of the most respected and supportive teams in the healthcare sector. In helping us deliver outstanding healthcare you’ll be making a real difference to patients and their families every single day, with support from the organisation and your colleagues every step of the way.

    Cygnet Cedars is a 24-bed high dependency complex care service for men with learning disabilities, associated complex needs and who may have behaviours that challenge.

    We are currently recruiting for Support Workers who are flexible to work both days/night shifts. 

     

    Your Day-to-Day…
     

    • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our patients
    • Work in the hospital area, providing guidance and encouragement to patients through physical and emotional support
    • Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment to live and work in
    • Assist patients with their medical and welfare needs and report as required
    • Safeguard patients
    • Learn about individuals’ specific needs and provide help in the most appropriate way.

     

    We're looking for people who have:
     

    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to be a good team player
    • The sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for the patients
    • A genuine desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
       

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…
     

    • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • DBS paid
    • Regular coaching & appraisal
    • Expert supervision & peer support
    • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    • Recruitment referrals
    • Free meals on duty

     

    Do you want an opportunity to grow? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

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

     

     

     

     

     

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Cedars is a 24-bed high dependency complex care service for men with learning disabilities and other complex needs. The hospital has a further two bed step-down service, allowing for further community integration and focus on daily living skills.

    All bedrooms are en-suite and furnished to a high standard and the people in our care are encouraged to personalise their bedroom to their own taste. Our communal living spaces are fresh, spacious and encourage social interaction. In addition, our staff to individual ratio is an important element of our service. A number of clinical studies have demonstrated the positive impact that high staff ratios have on individual development and standard of care.

     

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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