Care and Support Worker/Healthcare assistant
Cygnet Taunton

Job Reference: 003499

Location: Cygnet Taunton

Closing Date: 31/05/2019

Salary: £17,930 - £20,234 dependent on experience

Employment Type: Permanent

Hours Per week: 38

Give your career a positive change.

 
At Cygnet Health Care 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 Hospital Taunton provides specialist inpatient services for older adults with mental health problems and for men diagnosed with a learning disability. The hospital also provides an acute inpatient admissions service for men over the age of 18.
 

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
Free meals on duty.
 
Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
 
Ready to make a positive change? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

 

This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

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