Eating Disorder Support Worker
- Job Reference: 00073316-1
- Date Posted: 13 May 2022
- Recruiter: CV-Library
- Location: Waterlooville, Hampshire
- Salary: £20,000
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
- Job Type: Permanent
If you care for others without a second thought and are looking for a rewarding career, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better ,then join the new team as a Eating Disorder Support Worker at Bere Clinic - our new CAMHS service opening in Spring 2022
Whether you are looking for a new career or already work in healthcare through the NHS or private sector, you'll receive training to join the new team, where you will be valued and supported, with career development opportunities available.
It's a career that you can take pride in while enjoying the satisfaction of helping people and seeing them improve. It's what delivering great healthcare should feel like.
The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.
What you will be doing
You will join an inclusive, supportive team that works well together to provide care to young people aged 12-17 with eating disorders. Whether you have experience as a Healthcare Assistant or Care Worker, you will use your knowledge and skills to help support people lead a valued and fulfilled life.
It can be quite a challenging environment at times, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and vigilance are important. But it is hugely rewarding to see people improve; being able to do something today that they couldn't do last week because of you.
You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn't like a free massage at work?
With a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed, if you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, Elysium Healthcare can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
The shift patterns include working nights and weekends, 12.5 hours a day, 3-4 days a week.
Where you will be working
Location: Bere Clinic , Hemlock Road, Waterlooville, PO8 8QT
Join the team at the new 12 bed CAMHS service - The Bere Clinic in Waterlooville - opening in September 2021, and support young people aged 12-17 with eating disorders.
With an onsite school providing educational services while the young people are in our care and full multidisciplinary team, it's a great opportunity to be part of something new and help shape its future.
What you will get
Annual salary of £20,000
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Enhanced Maternity Package
Flexible working opportunitiesThere are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure