Mental Health Care Assistant
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.
Woodland View is a 31 bedded recovery and rehabilitation service situated in the picturesque village of Meriden Coventry. The service is configured over 3 wards offering a very distinct care pathway for our patients . The service is underpinned by the principles of recovery with the patients being central to the care and treatment programmes provided.All the programmes are bespoke and are formulated to reflect the patients treatment needs and thus reduce the length of admission.The role: At Woodland View the Healthcare Support Worker's are highly valued members of the team that supports the registered nurses to deliver care and treatment to patients who may or may not be detained under the Mental Health Act 1983. The Healthcare Support Worker must be able to diffuse difficult situations quickly. The role involves working in partnership with the Patients to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients. Enable our Patients maintain and develop their skills in budgeting, activities of daily living and to prompt social inclusion . Respect and dignity is integral to the services that we provide ensuring that our patients are valued and respected. In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits:
- Competitive salary - 25 days’ annual leave plus 8 bank holidays increasing to 30 days plus bank holidays with length of service - Extra Service Annual leave awards - Career development – progress across the Staff Nurse grading is via a distinct career path - A contributory pension scheme - Life assurance - Private medical insurance - Personal health insurance - An employee assistance programme - Free meals/refreshments when on duty - Free car parking - Flexible Benefits Packages 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.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.