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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 16/09/2021.

Support Worker

Job Reference: 816-580

Employer:
NAViGO CiC Ltd
Department:
816 OLDER PEOPLE - KONAR SUITE AMHMS
Location:
Grimsby
Salary:
£18,546 to £19,918 pa

NAViGO Health and Social Care CIC provide health and social care services to a population of 158,000. We are a progressive and ambitious organisation that aims to support those living with a mental health illness, their carers and families in the simplest and most effective ways. We are different because we know working with the same methods doesn’t work forever; and we will continue to challenge the way we do things to create the best services that are centred on the people who use them.

Working together across Humber, Coast and Vale

 

Why should you work for us?

  • CQC overall rating GOOD 2019 – with two services rated Outstanding
  • We are ranked as one of the top 100 best large Companies to work for in the UK 2021 and in the Top 10 Health & Social Care company to work for 2021 UK.
  • We are one of the top 35 best companies to work for in Yorkshire and Humber region 2021
  • Outstanding national NHS Staff Survey 2020
  • Crisis Home Treatment service for older people accredited by the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ 2018

 

  • Awarded for ‘Excellence in DBT’ from the Association for Psychological Therapies 2018
  • 'Highly Commended' organisation in the James Legal Solicitors Inspiring Business 2019 Awards
  • NAViGO Simply You team crowned Heart Awards Business in Community winners 2018
  • Performance Team ‘highly commended’ in the best use of data category - Health Tech Awards 2018
  • Mental Health category winner - Medipex Awards 2018
  • Mental health services in North East Lincolnshire have been rated as amongst the best in the country by the people who use them

We really are different; we’ve purchased a garden centre and a caravan. Why? We’re growing and improving our services year on year; which means we also have to work hard at finding new ways to make our service sustainable. This social enterprise is about working together with local people to create services that are owned by the community, supported by it and loyal to it. It’s challenging, it’s exciting and we want like-minded people to join us. If you think that’s you, take a look at the job specification

 

Support Worker

37.5 hours/week - rotational shifts

Do you want to contribute to a service that is highly responsive, provides individualised care and helps to maintain independence and choice and control? If so, you will be involved in the beginning of a new chapter in the building of services we can all be proud of, which meet the needs of older people with dementia, memory and other mental health problems, and support their carers and families.

We are looking for positive and enthusiastic individuals to join a developing Acute Mental Health and Memory Services.

If you would like to be part of this service development, and you can provide person centred care which underpins excellent practice, please contact us as soon as possible.

You must be a self-motivated team worker with a positive attitude and a commitment to developing and improving Mental Health Services for older people.

An ability to prioritise workloads and communicate and liaise with a range of people is also essential.

Please see Job Description for further information

 

All positions are subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and medical clearance. Evidence of valid professional registration and appropriate DBS clearances will also be required where relevant. All posts will also be subject to successful completion of a 12 week probationary period.

 

Please note that all new employees joining NAViGO will be able to contribute to the NHS pension.

 

This post is classed as exempted for the purposes of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, even those convictions that are classed as spent must be declared on your application.

 

NAViGO CIC takes its responsibility for the Safeguarding of Children & Adults at risk seriously. Every member of staff must comply with the NAViGO Safeguarding policies.

 

We will ensure that all applicants are contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date.

 

Navigo will keep details of unsuccessful applicants on file for a period of 6 months. Where further positions arise which we believe may be suitable we may contact those applicants with information and to advise of the further vacancy, should they wish to apply. Application at this subsequent stage/position would be voluntary and via open competition. Applicants may opt out of this by informing the recruitment team via NHS Jobs if they do not wish for details to be retained for this purpose.

 

 

 

 




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