Location
The Dene, Gatehouse Lane, Goddards Green, Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 9LE
Priory Group Division
Healthcare
Vacancy Type
Bank
Salary
£9.13 per hour and enhanced weekend rates
Job Advert - Division Information

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and  delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

Job Advert Location Description

The Dene Hospital supports both male and female patients with varying needs in its Medium Secure, Low Secure and Acute Wards.

The Dene is set in 11 acres of beautiful Sussex countryside, it has extensive educational, occupational and sporting facilities, including a sports hall, tennis court, swimming pool and gymnasium, along with various communal recreation areas. There’s also a library, a purpose built art room and workshop, and two practice kitchens. 

Job Advert Role Description

At the Dene we are looking committed Bank workers who are passionate about offering high quality care to patients with mental health needs.

This role would suit someone who would like flexibility in their working pattern, allowing them to take shifts around other commitments and receive weekly pay.

As a Bank Health Care Worker you will be working as part of a team that includes a range of professionals and you will have the opportunity to work in a range of care settings at The Dene.

To be successful in this role you will need to have good communication skills, excellent team working skills, be highly self-motivated with a flexible and commonsense approach to problem solving, and have some appreciation of mental health problems.

You will be required to be qualified to GCSE standard (or equivalent) and an NVQ (or equivalent) would be an advantage.

Some of the benefits we offer our Bank Healthcare Workers are:

  • Free meals while on duty
  • Free onsite parking
  • Comprehensive onsite Training Induction and Annual refresher
  • Weekly Pay in Arrears
Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description
Healthcare_Assistant_HCA__2018.pdf
Closing Date
21/06/2018