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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 15/10/2021.

Support Worker - Hospital

Job Reference: J177-A-21-0757

Equilibrium Healthcare
West Didsbury, Manchester
£20,049 - £21,840

We are looking for kind and motivated Support Workers to come and join our growing team of dedicated professionals who provide support to patients in our Jigsaw Hospital, located in Didsbury, M20 3ZA.

We live by our values of Integrity, Quality, Encouragement, Development, Safety and Valuing People and are looking for passionate Support Workers who do the same.


Our ideal Support Workers:

The role of our Support Worker aims to create a homely and supportive environment for our service users to live in and realise their full potential. You will have:

  • The desire to provide a high-quality service tailored to our individual's needs
  • Work with Kindness and Integrity always
  • Have excellent communication skills


Hours and shifts available:

We are looking for both Bank and Full-Time Support Workers. Our positions are designed to ensure our staff have enough rest between shifts and focus on a good work-life balance. A typical fortnightly Rota is listed below:

42 hours per week

12-hour shifts, 8pm - 8am (nights preferred for Full-Time)

  • Week 1 = Mon, Tue, Sat, Sun
  • Week 2 = Wed, Thu, Fri


What we would like to offer:

  • You will be supported by a highly skilled MDT team
  • A competitive salary of £21,840 per year
  • Paid breaks
  • Enhanced over-time rate
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training and development
  • Free meal on shift


We are passionate about investing in our staff and their long-term career goals. This includes nursing Preceptorships, CPD support (Continuing Professional Development) and further education.


Jigsaw Hospital

Based in Didsbury, South Manchester, Jigsaw is a 34-bed Independent Hospital that has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment programme to ensure our facilities are unmatched.

The Hospital provides rehabilitation support for adults with mental illnesses, learning disabilities or personality disorders. Split across four units, including a Wellness Centre compromising a coffee shop, high tech gym and a ground-breaking virtual consultation room.


A little about us

Equilibrium Healthcare is a leading adult residential healthcare provider in Greater Manchester. We are a diverse team of individuals – from Support Workers and Clinical Nursing teams to Registered Managers and Marketing professionals, who collectively have a positive impact on the lives of our service users, their families and each other.

All four of our services are rated 'Outstanding' or 'Good' by the CQC for their leading levels of care, staff and facilities.


We look forward to receiving your application!


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