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Senior Mental Health Recovery Worker

Reference

PRI60768

Location

Priory East Midlands, Mansfield Road, Annesley, Nottinghamshire, NG15 OAR

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£21,705

Hours

37.5 per week

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Hospital East Midlands are recruiting for a Senior Mental Health Recovery Worker to join their team.

Priory Hospital East Midlands is comprised of:

Littlemore Ward - female psychiatric intensive care unit (PICU)
Barton Ward - an acute ward for females with a broad range of mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, stress, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), schizophrenia and personality disorders

The service will be dedicated to providing innovative, high quality care, which will enable patient’s recovery and re-engagement with the community. Priory East Midlands are recruiting for Healthcare Assistants now! We are looking for enthusiastic, caring and passionate people to become an integral part of the healthcare team. In this role, you will be the first line of support for our patients and be responsible for providing compassionate care during your time with them. 

At Priory, we are immensely proud of the career pathway and training we provide.  We will give you all the training and support you need to develop your career as a healthcare professional. You will also be working alongside qualified nurses and medical professionals to help guide you day-to-day.  

As a Senior Recovery Worker, you will need to have experience in a similar environment and demonstrate the following behaviours;

  • Resilience – This is a role working with vulnerable patients who can have varying degrees of mental health difficulties, so there will be days where your resilience is challenged, this is why it’s so important to have a team ethos in our Hospitals. 
  • Excellent Communication Skills – Communicating with patients and staff is vital to understand the needs of the patients and relay any information to the nurses and medical professionals.
  • Organisational Skills – You’ll need to be comfortable documenting information and be organised in your approach.
  • Care and Compassion – Our patients require the best care and compassion we can offer, if you are a naturally caring person, this is a role for you. 
  • Attentive – No patient is the same and so being attentive to understand them and identify areas we can support is key. 

 

Here is what we will give you:
• A competitive salary
• 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
• An extra annual leave day for your birthday! (we don’t think anyone should work on their birthday)
• Ongoing Training 
• Access to Priory apprenticeships 
• Free Parking
• Access to our spend and save benefits platform ‘Priory Perks’
• Contributory pension

Above all, we provide a supportive working environment where you can flourish in your career and feel incredibly rewarded by helping those who need it most.

If you want Healthcare to be a ‘job for life’ The Priory Group will help you there.

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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.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application.  Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 

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.

Job Description

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Closing Date

31/05/2022