Senior Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00095572-1
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wellington, Somerset
  • Salary: £22,191 to £23,537
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

If you care for others without a second thought, have had or are willing to have your Covid Vaccine and are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better and enjoy a £1500 welcome Bonus then joining Wellesley Hospital as a Senior Support Worker could be the right choice for you.

Whether you are looking for a new career or are already work in healthcare in the NHS or private sector, you'll receive Support Worker training when you join and will be valued and supported.

With career development opportunities available that will see you grow and succeed. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, we can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.

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.

Experience as a Senior Support Worker is required for this position.

What you will be doing
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.

The Elysium Wellbeing team 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?

There are also career development opportunities in abundance. With a huge range of courses that will see you grow and succeed. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, we can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.

The shift patterns include working nights and weekends, 12 hours a day, 3-4 days a week.

What you will get

* Salary of £22,191 - £23,537 OTE £33,827
* £1,500 Welcome Bonus
* The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
* Well-being support and activities
* Career development and training
* Pension contribution
* Life Assurance
* Enhanced Maternity Package

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

Where you will be working
Location: Westpark 26, Chelston, Wellington, TA21 9FF

Wellesley Hospital is a purpose built 75 bedded hospital for men and women with mental health diagnosis. On the same site there is a separate 13 bedded service for people with learning disabilities who may present mental illness, personality disorders and an autistic spectrum condition.

There are spacious en suite bathrooms, expansive lounges and dining facilities, a gym, occupational therapy kitchens, library, art room and beautiful landscaped gardens. There is also an amazing sports hall and a five aside football pitch.

The aim of the service is to support people to move back to their home area and be closer to their families.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move.

Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally.

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.

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