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Healthcare Assistant

Reference

PRI21813

Location

Avesbury House, 85 Tanners End Lane, Edmonton, London, N18 1PQ

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£17,010 - £19,000

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

 

Job Advert Location Description

Avesbury House is a 24 bedded low secure facility split into five independent living units, for men aged 18 years or older. We provide 24 hour specialist care and support for those with enduring mental health needs, often with forensic history. Avesbury House forms part of the North London Forensic service and is delivered in partnership with Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust.

Avesbury House is a place where patients are part of the team. We work together to build the confidence and skills to re-join a meaningful place in the community.

Job Advert Role Description

Successful candidates will be motivated to work in a service that offers involvement and empowerment for patients, who may have a personality disorder and/or mental illness, encouraging patients to have a real voice in how services develop and in their individualised care pathways.  You will be flexible and supportive, enabling patients to build on their existing strengths and feel positive about their lives.

What we’d like from you:

•           Knowledge of the Mental Health Act

•           Patient centric & commitment to delivering high quality care

•           Fine tuned decision making skills

•           Excellent organisational capability

•           Effective communication skills

•           Flexibility and a strong “can do” attitude

What we’d like to give you:

•           A competitive salary

•           Enhanced disclosure cost coverage

•           Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards

•           SMART Pension option

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.