Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
(AWP) provides inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire. We also provide specialist services extending throughout the south west.
We employ over 4,000 dedicated members of staff who deliver services from more than 90 locations, working in approximately 150 teams across a geographical region of 2,200 miles, for a population of approximately 1.8million people.
We are passionate about promoting good mental health and wellbeing. We strive to use the expertise and resources within our organisation, and through our partnerships, to deliver high quality services that are safe and focused on people's recovery. Our staff are pivotal in everything we do and we are committed to involving them fully in the development of the Trust and our services.
Hazel unit are currently in a position to offer an exciting opportunity for a Band 3 Healthcare assistant to join our highly specialist and dedicated Multidisciplinary team based at Callington Road Hospital in Bristol.
Hazel unit is a 12 bedded Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for male adults of working age who are suffering from severe episodes of mental illness, requiring enhanced levels of care and support.
Working on a PICU is both incredibly challenging and rewarding; this post will offer to the right candidate a very valuable experience in dealing with some of the most complex cases in psychiatry.
Our team is very passionate and enthusiastic in our therapeutic recovery focused approach to care and we truly pride ourselves in having developed a very good reputation within our area of specialist expertise.
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