Healthcare Support Worker
Ref: CYG05870


  • Location
  • Cygnet Hospital Colchester , Boxted Road, Mile End, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5HF
  • Salary
  • £8.45 p/h then £8.70 post probation
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 31/10/2019
  • Give your career a positive change.


    Make a bigger difference to your career and to patient care with us.

    Cygnet Hospital Colchester, formerly known as Fairview Hospital, is a 37 bed service providing a range of intensive support and rehabilitation services for men with learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders or mental health needs

     

    In this role you’ll:

    • 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

     

    In return we’ll offer you:

    • Opportunity for overtime
    •  Employee Discount Scheme
    • DBS paid
    • Free uniform
    • Regular coaching and support
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme

     

    If interested in applying, please forward your cv to charlottefalconer@cygnethealth.co.uk


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