Healthcare Assistant/Trainee

York, North Yorkshire, England
Pay
£ 18813 - 20795 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
11 Oct 2019
Closes
10 Nov 2019

Job Description

We are one of the largest specialist mental health and learning disabilities trusts in the country, with an annual income of £320m and a workforce of some 6,700 staff operating from around 100 sites in Durham, Teesside, North Yorkshire and York and Selby. We provide a range inpatient and community services to 2m people living in County Durham, the Tees Valley, Scarborough, Whitby, Ryedale, Harrogate, Hambleton and Richmondshire. We also provide additional specialist services to other parts of Northern England.
We deliver our services by working in partnership with eight local authorities and clinical commissioning groups, a wide range of voluntary organisations, as well as service users, their carers and the public. The services are spread over a wide geographical area of around 3,600 square miles, which includes coastal, rural and industrial areas.
We are a multi-award winning trust and are included within the Health Service Journal's Best 100 Places to Work. The trust take a positive and proactive approach to support staff in their personal development and has embedded the Talent Management approach within the Trust, with the vision of helping people to be as good as they can be, helping TEWV to do things better.

The successful candidates must have completed the Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 3 or equivalent. Candidates must also have Literacy and Numeracy level 2 or equivalent and must complete the Trust Healthcare Assistant competencies within their probationary period (first 6 months in role).
The successful candidates who do not have the required qualifications will be expected to enrol on the Healthcare Assistant Framework which will include the acquisition of the level 3 Diploma Health and Social Care, level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy or equivalent and achievement of competencies. You will have a maximum of 2 years to complete this.
An exciting opportunity has now arisen for the post of band 3 Healthcare Assistant to join the team at Meadowfield Inpatient Older persons Organic ward in York.
We are seeking a highly motivated individuals to join the team. The successful candidate will participate in delivering high quality standards of care for patients who have dementia.
The post holders will work in a supportive environment that is committed to personal and professional development. A flexible approach is required as this post involves shifts including night rotation.



For further details / informal visits contact:
Lesley Brown Ward Manager
Tel no. Apply

Ref: YSM3119

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