Care and Support Worker
Ref: CYG08600


  • Location
  • Cygnet Lewisham, 44 Lewisham Park, London SE13 6QZ
  • Salary
  • £8.21 to £10.08 per hour + Enhancmenets and £3,000 location package
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 14/03/2020
  • At Cygnet Health you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients and their families. You’ll be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.
     
    As part of an organisation with an outstanding reputation for innovation in the sector, you’ll benefit from a vibrant culture tailored to help you thrive, whatever your level or career goals.
     
    Make a bigger difference to your career and to patient care with us.

    Cygnet Lodge Lewisham is a high dependency inpatient mental health rehabilitation service providing care for up to 17 men. Our service provides a high level of support and uses a recovery focused model. 

    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:

    • Previous inpatient mental health experience
    • 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
    • Flexibilty to work 12 hour shift patterns on a rota basis

    In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary and a range of benefits including:

    • Full training and Induction
    • £3000 London location package
    • Employee Discount Scheme
    • DBS paid
    • Regular coaching and support
    • Contributory pension scheme
    • Health Cash Plan
    • Subsidised meals on duty

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

    If interested in applying, please forward your CV to abdulhafiz@cygnethealth.co.uk or click on the Apply button below.

     

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