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Support Worker

Job details
Posting date: 23 May 2024
Salary: £12.00 per hour
Additional salary information: Competitive
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 June 2024
Location: Middlesbrough, North East, TS8 9DE
Company: Cygnet
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 36426

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Summary

We are looking for a confident Support Worker with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

Due to the genuine occupational need, we are only able to accept female applicants for this role.

You’ll be working 42 hours a week, working day and night shifts, making a positive difference to the lives of the people in our care at Newham House.

Newham House is our Neuropsychiatric care and treatment facility for women, a first for Cygnet, comprising 12 hospital beds and 8 transitional care beds. This service provides users with a one care pathway, ensuring a smooth transition through their rehabilitation.

Our focus is to create a therapeutic rich environment which engages our service users and offers them the opportunity to maximise their independence.

At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development.

You’ll also enjoy shopping, travel and leisure discounts – as well as a range of healthcare and financial benefits – to support you to be happy both in and out of work.

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day.

Your day-to-day…

Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all the people in our care
Provide guidance & encouragement through physical & emotional support
Learn about individuals’ specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
Assist with medical & welfare needs
Report on medical & welfare needs as required
Safeguard
Maintain a safe, clean environment for all

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

Opportunities for further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
Flexible working with the opportunity for overtime
Regular coaching & appraisal
Expert supervision & peer support
Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
Recruitment referrals

You are…

Genuinely driven with a desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
An excellent communicator & a good team player
Sensitive & intuitive with the energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating & varied environment
Passionate about empowering & supporting service user independence

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

Join us!

Cygnet has 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.

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