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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/04/2020.

Senior Eating Disorder Support Worker - Rhodes Wood Hospital

Job Reference: J265-A-20-5905

Employer:
Elysium Healthcare
Location:
Hatfield
Salary:
£22,000

Introduction

If you care for others without a second thought and are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better,then Rhodes Wood Hospital could be the right choice for you.

Whether you are looking for a new career or are already work in healthcare, you’ll receive training to join the team as a Senior Eating Disorder Support Worker. You will be valued and supported, with career development opportunities available.

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.

Previous experience as a Support Worker is required.

Site Information

Where you will be working

Location:RhodesWood Hospital. Shepherds Way, Hatfield AL9 6NN

Join the team at RhodesWood Hospital providing care for children and young people aged 8-18 years with eating disorders or with learning disabilities who require residential care, working on tailored treatment programmes designed for the individual needs of each young person.

You will support a warm and nurturing environment, allowing for the understanding of symptoms, patterns and origins of psychological distress, and will actively encourage children to personalise bedroom spaces to make these feel like a home from home.

There is also an on-site Ofsted Registered school to support young people continue with their education while in hospital. Rhodes Wood Hospital is located on the outskirts of Hatfield, which is easily reachable by car.

Benefits & About Elysium

What you will get

  • Annual salary of £22,00
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Lunch vouchers
  • Well-being support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing 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.

Each and every employee is valued and supported, as everyone has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is only with the dedication, passion and hard work from staff that excellent care programs that truly benefit the service users can be delivered.

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 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 responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.





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