Health Care Assistant for 6-18 y/o

2019-11-08 15:19:362019-12-05 Veritas Education Recruitment
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location Preston, Lancashire
Area Preston, United Kingdom Preston, Lancashire
Sector Special Education - SEN Support Staff
Salary £17062.50 - £18062.5 per annum + Plus in house allowance
Currency GBP
Start Date Immediate Start
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref PR2HLTH_1573226376
Job Views 40
Description

Reference: PR2HLTH

Location: Preston

Role: Healthcare Assistant

Vacancy Type: Permanent - Full Time

Salary: £17,062.50 incl site allowance

Hours: 37.5 per week

We provide quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Veritas. 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.

The home is set in the outskirts of Preston, located close to the M65 and accessible to public transport. The residential home provides residential treatment and day to day care for up to 8 adults and also has a strong day and outpatient programme including a range of therapeutic approaches such as CBT, Interpersonal Therapy, Psycho-education, Art Psychotherapy and EMDR.

We are looking to recruit personable, flexible and motivated Healthcare 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.

What we'd like from you:

- Previous experience within a healthcare setting desirable- Minimum of a L3 in Health and Social- Enhanced DBS (TRANSFERABLE)- 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- Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays- Staff dining room with subsidised meals- Online benefits and cashback rewards- Cycle to work scheme- SMART Childcare Vouchers- SMART Pension option- Enhanced Maternity Pay In line with NHS

If you feel if you meet the criteria above, then please apply with your most recent CV!

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VERITAS EDUCATION

  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview
  • Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

    Disclaimer

    'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

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