Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £8.65 - £8.80 gross per hour
  • Elston

Description

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.

A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.

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!

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Your Day-to-Day…

You’ll be working 42 hours a week on a rota basis in a residential setting with adults with autism and who may present with behaviours that challenge.

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 residents
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.
Flexible to work 12 hour shift patterns on a rota basis
A driver with own transport


Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
Flexible working with opportunity for overtime
Regular coaching & appraisal
Expert supervision & peer support
Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
Recruitment referrals
Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice

If interested in applying, please forward your cv to

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

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