Support Worker
Ref: CYG09538


  • Location
  • Hollyhurst Residential Services, 118 Woodland Road, Darlington, DL3 9LN
  • Salary
  • £8.90
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 31/08/2020
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    Care & Support Worker

    Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    We are looking for a professional, ambitious and confident care & support worker.

    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!

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    Your Day-to-Day…

    You’ll be working 42 hours a week in our residential home.

    Hollyhurst supports adults who are living with a learning disability and complex needs. The team can also support those with behaviours that may challenge, as well as those who have associated mental or physical health needs.

     

    • 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
    • Expert supervision & support
    • Employee referral scheme
    • Enhanced maternity
    • Free Health Cash plan
    • 24 hours free GP support line
    • Free life assurance cover
    • Free eye tests
    • Car lease discounts
    • Discounted gym membership
    • Free mortgage broker and Insurance cover
    • Pension scheme
    • Employee NHS - discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks

       

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

    If you are interested in this position, please get a CV sent to Northrecruitment@cygnethealth.co.uk

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