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Senior Healthcare Assistant




The Elphis The Ridgeway, London, NW7 1RH

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





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 illness 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 Elphis is an Addictions secondary treatment unit in Mill Hill.  It is a 16 bedded unit supporting patients who have been in Primary addiction care. The Health Care Assistant role is an exciting opportunity to help the team deliver and excellent service.  This includes a combination of day and night shifts and included some of the night shift hours as lone working utilising an on call system for support.  HCA's will be responsible with helping the service with complaince and supporting clients in a home setting after their primary treatment for addiction.  Our HCA's are able to deliver their own life skills groups in which the team will support you be creative with what you like to bring.  HCA's will be able to observe therapy groups to enhance their skills.

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 Role Description

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 meeting 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 nurses and staff from other professions.

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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


What we’d like to give you:

•A competitive salary

•Disclosure check cost coverage

•Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•Enhanced Maternity pay inline with NHS.

•25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

•Birthday Holiday  - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave

•Online benefits and cashback rewards

•Cycle to work scheme

•SMART Childcare Vouchers

•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.


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.

No agencies please

If you forward any CV’s to the Priory Group and you are not on the Priory Group PSL and have not been asked to work on the above role we will accept the CV as a gift.

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