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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/03/2021.

Healthcare Support Worker

Job Reference: J103-A-21-25221

Cygnet Health Care
CAMHS Sheffield
Up to £8.90 per hour (£17,255.08 per annum)

Give your career a positive change.

At Cygnet Hospital Sheffield you’ll have the chance to make a real impact to patients and their families. You’ll be given opportunities to embrace new challenges and responsibilities and we are committed to supporting your ongoing learning and development.

Cygnet Hospital Sheffield offers low secure services for women and CAMHS services for Young People across the gender spectrum, over four wards. We are currently recruiting Mental Health Support Workers for our CAMHS services.


Working as an active member of our dynamic Multi-Disciplinary Team, you’ll provide support for our nursing staff including the admission, assessment, implementation of care and discharge of patients, with a focus on dignity and safety at all times.


You’ll bring with you a sound level of literacy and numeracy skills and preferably an NVQ level 2 in a relevant care setting, although required training will be provided. You’ll have a good level of physical fitness and a strong, flexible mental aptitude in order to meet the requirements of the role. Demonstrating the abilities, experience and skills needed to deal effectively with difficult situations, you have an active interest in developing your knowledge and skills.

This role is on a shiftrota basis:includes working; Days/ Nights/ Weekends and Bank Holidays.


In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary and a range of benefits including:

  • Group Pension
  • NHS Staff Discounts
  • Enhanced Maternity
  • Free Health Cash Plan
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • 24 Hours Free GP Helpline
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Cycle To Work Scheme
  • On-site Benefits
  • Free Mortgage Broker & Insurance Cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP
  • Free Eye Tests
  • Car Lease Discounts
  • Paid Life Assurance Company scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health check.

Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Ready to make a positive change? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below


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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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