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Support Worker

Location:
Wheaton Aston
Department:
SUPPORT WORKERS, CARE, AND REHABILITATION
Salary Details:
£10.51 per hour
12 May 2022

About The Role

We have an amazing opportunity for Support Workers to join our caring and support team at our Stafford Hospital.  Supporting young people aged 12-18 with a diagnosed mental health condition.  You will be part of a fantastic team who are committed to offering you the guidance, support and training you need to thrive in your role. Providing plenty of opportunities to participate in the development of the hospital so we can provide the best support possible for our young people!

Stafford Hospital is a Tier 4 Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) hospital with 36 bedrooms across 3 wards that all care and support young people who are diagnosed with a Mental Health condition. We strive to provide the best for our young people our facilities include an Ofsted Registered on-site School, High Intensity Suite, Occupational Therapy Kitchen, Gym, Outdoor Sports Area, including a basketball court, Three cabins for therapy, keep fit and a multi-faith cabin

We have a number of shifts available to support your work like balance: 

08:00 to 20:15 - Long Days

08:00 to 14:15 – Early Shift

14:00 to 20:15 – Late Shift

As a Support Worker you will:

  • A genuine interest in providing the best person centre care possible for our young people
  • Build relationships with patients, which are open and two way
  • Support patients to undertake their rehabilitation programme
  • Establish methods of communication with patients, reducing barriers when necessary
  • Assist patients with mealtimes where necessary
  • Support with activities of daily living and personal care when needed
  • Communication any issues to the clinical team
  • Accurately report and/or record work activities
  • The ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Experience working within the care sector / mental health would be an advantage but not essential

 

About You

We can offer you:

  • Competitive Salary of £10.51 per hour
  • Active Rewards – discounts at Supermarkets, High Street stores, holidays and much more
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and first class training
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Pension contribution

About The Company

specialists in care. believers in people.

The Huntercombe Group is an expert in specialist mental health, neuro-rehabilitation and complex care across the UK.

With over 30 years’ practical experience and knowledge as an independent provider, dealing with some of the most complex cases nationally, we understand mental health and complex care in a way few others do.