Support Worker Open Day
Ref: CYG20362

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Location
Taunton, TA3 7BQ
Salary
£9.45-£10 Per Hour
Hours
Full Time / Part Time /Bank
Closing date
Thursday 2 December 2021

Cygnet Healthcare are having an Open Day for Support Workers or people wanting to become a support worker for Cygnet Hospital Taunton

Venue: Cygnet Healthcare Stadium, Wordsworth Dr, Taunton TA1 2HG

Date: Thursday 2nd December 2021

Time: 10am until 4pm

We are looking for a confident Care & Support Worker with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

You’ll be working full or part time hours each week, making a positive difference to the lives of the people in our care at Cygnet Hospital Taunton.

Cygnet Hospital Taunton provides specialist inpatient services for older adults with mental health problems and for men diagnosed with a learning disability. The hospital also provides an acute inpatient admissions service for men over the age of 18.

At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development.

You’ll also enjoy shopping, travel and leisure discounts – as well as a range of healthcare and financial benefits – to support you to be happy both in and out of work. 

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day. 


Your day-to-day…

  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all the people in our care
  • Provide guidance & encouragement through physical & emotional support
  • Learn about individuals’ specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
  • Assist with medical & welfare needs 
  • Report on medical & welfare needs as required 
  • Safeguard
  • Maintain a safe, clean environment for all

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Opportunities for further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Flexible working with the opportunity for overtime
  • Regular coaching & appraisal
  • Expert supervision & peer support
  • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
  • Recruitment referrals

You are…

  • Genuinely driven with a desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
  • An excellent communicator & a good team player
  • Sensitive & intuitive with the energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating & varied environment
  • Passionate about empowering & supporting service user independence

Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

If interested, please apply below or forward your cv to andrewteare@cygnethealth.co.uk

Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.