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Mental Health Support Worker

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Reference

PRI32920

Location

Princes Street, Roath, Cardiff, South Wales, CF24 3SL

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

8.83

Hours

39

Job Advert Role Description

Princes Street is a specialist residential home for adults with either a primary diagnosis mental health and/or an associated learning disability.  The home is ideally located for safe, structured and gradual reintegration into the community along with good transport link to Cardiff city centre.

 

We are currently looking to recruit a highly motivated Healthcare Assistant at Princes Street who has experience of providing practical and/or emotional support to adults with mental health problems, learning disabilities and behaviours that challenge

You will be required to:

Provide excellent standards of person centred support to the people who use our service, maintaining the highest levels of privacy and respect, enabling them to lead as independent lives as possible and realise their potential.

Ensure that the people who use our service have any personal needs or requirements met; including personal care, participation in activities and support with daily living tasks.

 

To support people who use our service in achieving their outcomes in the way that they choose.

Complete daily administration including updating person centred support & care plans, updating charts and completing accurate daily notes.

Through own professional behaviour, including adhering to policies and procedures, contributes to the maintenance of safety, security and confidentiality standards.

To undertake keyworking responsibility for individual service users, supporting the individual to plan goals and personal outcomes and ensure that these are comprehensively documented and reviewed. 

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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.

Closing Date

01/02/2020