Healthcare Assistant - Phoenix House

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
Nursing / Social Care
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Powys
Salary description:
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Posted:
21/09/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Elysium Healthcare
Job Ref:
759916069

Healthcare Assistant at Phoenix House
If you care for others without a second thought and are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better, then Phoenix House could be the right choice for you.
Whether you are looking for a new career or are already work in healthcare, you'll receive training to join the team as a Support Worker. You will be valued and supported, with career development opportunities available.
It's a career that you can take pride in while enjoying the satisfaction of helping people and seeing them improve. It's what delivering great healthcare should feel like.
What you will be doing
You will join a team that works well together to provide care to female service users of adults; supporting people to lead a valued and fulfilled life.
It can be quite a challenging environment at times, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and vigilance are important. But it is hugely rewarding to see people improve; being able to do something today that they couldn't do last week because of you.
The Elysium Wellbeing team is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn't like a free massage at work?
There are also career development opportunities in abundance. With a huge range of courses that will see you grow and succeed. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, we can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
Where you will be working
Location : Little Henfaes Drive, Welshpool, Powys, Wales, SY21 7BG
Phoenix House is a specialist mental health rehabilitation service for women designed to support Service Users in achieving their goals and enables progress through their care pathway towards independent living. Our model of care is supported by a full multidisciplinary team which includes a Consultant Psychiatrist, Clinical Psychologist, Occupational Therapist, Social Worker, Nurses and Healthcare Assistants. Our empathic and understanding approach facilitates positive change and empowerment for women who may have a history of trauma, abuse, hearing voices, as well as those with on-going challenging behaviour.
Model of care
Our goal is to improve and develop a Service User's confidence, abilities and potential, in order for them to manage the demands and enjoy the benefits of independent living. Objectives are defined by the Service User in ongoing assessments and are delivered in a safe and collaborative environment. Our approach is supported by therapies and practical inter-personal support. These are offered in either group or individual settings and include occupational therapy, individual psychology work and regular reviews with the multidisciplinary team, including psychiatry to ensure optimum progress and medication management.
You will work 12 hours days, three days a week, with the occasional night shift. Though with 4 days off to rest and catch up on life, it provides a great work/life balance.
What you will get

* Annual salary of £16,965 - £18,180
* The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
* Free meals and parking
* Wellbeing support and activities
* Career development and training
* Pension contribution
* Life Assurance
* Enhanced Maternity Package
* Flexible working opportunities There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care.
Each and every employee is valued and supported, as everyone has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is only with the dedication, passion and hard work from staff that excellent care programs that truly benefit the service users can be delivered.
With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Company Description

Closing Date:
19/10/2019

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