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Bank Healthcare Worker

NHS
Hook
N/A
Full-Time

Job Description


Partnerships in Care is one of the UK’s leading provider of independent specialist secure and step-down services for people with mental illness, personality disorders, learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders and brain injuries. We have over 30 hospitals, and close to 4,000 employees with 28 years of experience in our sector.

As part of our nursing team you will assist and support the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of patients in the unit and on community trips. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team under the direct supervision of a qualified nurse you will be required to undertake a range of duties involving direct patient contact and interaction.

As a Healthcare Worker you will be working within a team, which includes a range of professionals. You will make an effective contribution to providing high quality care within a medium secure forensic setting.

The patient group consists of personality disordered individuals and those experiencing enduring mental illness.

You will work within an identified career development pathway and be expected to complete appropriate competency development portfolios.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work flexibility
  • Basic Literacy skills
  • Common sense approach to problem solving.
  • Basic numeracy skills
  • Motivation and initiative
  • Some appreciation of Mental Health problems.

Qualifications

  • Education to GCSE Standard
  • NVQ or equivalent would be an advantage.

In return for your services we offer:

  • Free meals while on duty
  • Free car parking
  • Weekly Pay in arrears



All positions within Partnerships in Care (PiC) are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Unless specifically commissioned in advance PiC will not consider Applications submitted by or through agencies.

PiC is an equal opportunities employer.

Please read the job description and person specification carefully and ensure that you demonstrate the knowledge, skills and experience required to carry out the role.

Any personal information you provide will be treated in the strictest confidence and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

We aim to write to all applicants informing them of the outcome of their application, but if we have not contacted you after four weeks from the closing date please assume your application was unsuccessful.



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