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Bank / Permanent Healthcare Assistant, Basildon
Core Contributor (Band 2)
Salary Permanent Healthcare £18,230 Per Annum Inclusive of Essex Allowance + Shift Ehancements
Hours Permanent 37.5 , Long Days, every other weekend
Salary Bank Healthcare: From £8.68 per hour plus enhanced pay for unsocial hours
Hours: Zero hours contract - We have many bank shifts currently available 7 days a week
(Night working will be available once the probation period is successfully completed)
St Andrew’s Essex provides patient centered care for both men and women with a personality disorder and/or mental health issues in a low secure and locked environment.
Working at St Andrew’s Healthcare
We’re the UK’s largest independent provider of NHS services, a unique mental health charity aspiring to deliver truly world-class care. Our focus is transforming lives through ground breaking treatment and rehabilitation, with surpluses re-invested in our outstanding facilities. You’ll find a welcoming, inclusive culture here, inspired by the shared values of our team. Everyone has their part to play in the amazing work we do – you’ll have every opportunity to get what you want from your career.
Your role with us
As a HCA, you'll be under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional, usually a nurse, and work with doctors, psychologists and a range of other healthcare professionals. The main contact you'll have, though, is with the people in our care.
There are no set entry requirements to become a Healthcare Assistant but there are skills and personal characteristics needed. To be a Healthcare Assistant in mental health care, you'll need to be:
You'll also need:
We offer an excellent benefits package including pension, 35 days holiday, and sickness policy on par with the NHS life cover, car lease scheme, and cycle to work scheme
Closing date: Sunday 1st September 2019.