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Support worker - Full time, part time and bank post available

Reference

PRI53267

Location

Beechley Drive, Pentrebane, Cardiff, South Wales, CF5 3SF

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Bank, Fixed Term - Part Time

Salary

9.06 PH

Hours

39 FT - part time varied - Bank as and when required

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 Location Description

Beechley Drive 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.

Job Advert Role Description

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.

Located on the outskirts of Cardiff, in Fairwater, an 8 bedded specialist group home, providing short and long-term rehabilitation for service users who have a learning disability with previous or current mental health issues.

The unit is led by an effective multidisciplinary team, experienced in rehabilitation, recovery and caring for service users with complex needs. We are committed to providing a safe environment in which service users can explore freedom of choice and expression and make  decisions associated with everyday living.

We are looking to recruit personable, flexible and motivated Health Care Assistants to support our qualified staff with the delivery of care to our patients. You will be involved in the personal care and adhering to the psychological needs of a diverse group of service users with varying degrees of mental and physical issues. You will be caring and attentive with the skills to build strong and trusting relationships with people. It is also important that you work well in a team as you will work alongside qualified staff from other professions.

You will be required to:

  • Available to work 12 hour shifts, both days and/or nights dependant on post applying for
  • Driving is not required but beneficial
  • Be flexible and 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.
  • Through own professional behaviour, including adhering to policies and procedures, contributes to the maintenance of safety, security and confidentiality standards.
  • To support individual service users, encouraging the individual to plan goals and personal outcomes and ensure that these are comprehensively documented and reviewed.

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

21/09/2021