If you care for others without a second thought and are looking for a rewarding career, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better, then join the team at Sturt House as a Healthcare Assistant and enjoy a £2,000 welcome bonus!
Whether you are looking for a new career or already work in healthcare through the NHS or private sector, you ll receive training to join the team, and will be valued and supported, with ongoing career development opportunities to grow your skills and knowledge.
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.
Due to the location of Sturt House and available transport links, it is advised that you are able to drive and have your own car to commute for this role. The nearest train station is a 30 minute walk or the nearest bus stop is a 10 minute walk with no paths.
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.
What you will be doing
You will join an inclusive, supportive team that works well together to provide care to people with mental health. Whether you have experience as a Healthcare Assistant or Care Worker, you will use your knowledge and skills to help support people lead a valued and fulfilled life.
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.
You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which 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?
With a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed, if you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, Elysium Healthcare can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
The shift patterns include working nights and weekends, 12.5hours a day, 3-4 days a week.
Where you will be working
Location: Sturts Lane, Walton on the Hill, Surrey, KT20 7RQ
You will be working at Sturt House, a recovery focused, rehabilitation unit providing specialist mental health treatment for males aged 18 and over. Working as part of a team, you will provide individualised care and treatment utilising least restrictive practice principles and safe practice to support Service Users in their recovery.
Sturt House is committed to delivering a high standard of care, with the Service User encouraged and supported to be actively involved in the development and review of their treatment and pathway in accordance with their own abilities.
What you will get
- Annual salary of £20,378
- £2,000 Welcome Bonus
- The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
- Free meals and parking
- Wellbeing support and activities
- Career development and training
- Pension contribution
- Life Assurance
- Enhanced Maternity Package
- Flexible working opportunities
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person s individual responsibi