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Recovery Support Worker

Reference

PRI48000

Location

Beverley House, 527-529 City Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B17 8LL

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£17,715.58

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Job Advert Role Description

Beverley House is a 24-bedded rehabilitation hospital for women over the age of 18, situated in the heart of the community in Birmingham. 
Patients admitted to Beverley House may be informal or detained under the Mental Health Act with a primary diagnosis of mental illness and personality disorder with complex needs.

Support service users to attend and gain new experiences within their local community to aid in their recovery and  to enable them to live independently once discharged from hospital. 
Support and assist service users with personal care as identified in agreed careplans.
Act as a key-worker for a service user, with support from the RMN 
Establish and maintain relationships with service users which will complement and contribute to the care programme and create a pleasant environment in which to live. 
Contribute to the daily running of the hospital, e.g. shopping, cleaning and involving residents to the limits of their ability in all aspects of normal daily living.
Accompany residents on shopping trips and outings
Possess the ability to diffuse/resolve stressful situations with the use of effective communication skills


What we'd like from you
Previous experience within a healthcare setting desirable 
A strong sense of responsibility 
Reliable & trustworthy 
Willingness to learn 
Effective communication skills 
Flexibility and strong “can do” attitude 
Quality orientation

Requirements: 
You will work on a rota basis, this will include nights
Education to GCSE Standard or equivalent 
NVQ or equivalent would be an advantage. 
Previous experience of healthcare in a similar setting would be an advantage

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits including:
• 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 bank holidays increasing to 30 days plus bank holidays with length of service 
• Birthday leave  
• Career development – progress across the Staff Nurse grading is via a distinct career path 
• A contributory pension scheme 
• Private medical insurance 
• Free meals/refreshments when on duty 
• Free car parking 
• Flexible Benefits Packages

 

 

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

Closing Date

26/05/2021