Care and Support Worker
Ref: CYG05863


  • Location
  • Cygnet Woking, Redding Way, Knaphill, Woking GU21 2QS
  • Salary
  • £18,055 to £21,568 including location allowance
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 23/08/2019
  • We are currently recruiting Care & Support Workers to join our team at Cygnet Woking.


    Do you want to help people?  At Cygnet Woking you will make a real difference to people and their families every day. In doing so you will become a valued member of one of the most respected and supportive teams in the healthcare sector.

     

    In this role you’ll:
    • Care for people and help them in their recovery
    • Providing guidance and encouragement to patients through physical and emotional support
    • Maintain a clean, safe and enjoyable environment for staff and patients
    • Assist patients with their medical and welfare needs and report as required
    • Learn about individuals’ specific needs and provide help in the most appropriate way ensuring safeguarding is a key priority


    We're looking for people who have:
    • A genuine desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
    • Sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for the patients
    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team
    • Caring and positive attitude to engage with our patients

     

    In return we’ll offer you:
    • £18,055 - £ 21,568 per annum including location allowance
    • Free shuttle bus to & from Woking train station
    • Free meals on duty
    • Pension Scheme
    • Employee Discount Scheme
    • DBS paid
    • Regular coaching and support
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning, development and training opportunities. We also now have our excellent apprenticeship scheme

     

    Requirements

    Previous Care / Support worker experience and/or relevant qualifications are not essential as training will be provided.


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

    For more information or you wish to apply, please click the apply button located on this page or contact Jarrell Hepburn on jarrellhepburn@cygnethealth.co.uk

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Hospital Woking offers a range of secure mental health services for men and women. Cygnet Lodge Woking, our sister hospital close by, provides a high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men and extends our care pathway.

    Cygnet Hospital Woking offers a range of secure mental health services for men and women. Cygnet Lodge Woking, our sister hospital close by, provides a high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men and extends our care pathway.

    Services are delivered in a purpose-built therapeutic environment where the focus is on maximising positive outcomes and recovery. A range of therapies supports the care pathway towards independent living. The hospital is close to transport links and with ready access to the local community.

     

    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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