Healthcare Assistant (HCA) – Eating Disorder Hospital

Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England
£ 19,000 - 21,000 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
5 Nov 2019
5 Dec 2019

Job Description

Healthcare Assistant (HCA) – Eating Disorder Hospital

Children’s Mental Health

£19 - £21k per annum




Compass Associates is privileged to be working alongside a leading provider of Eating Disorder and Mental Health Care in the UK in their search for Healthcare Assistants for their brand new hospital in the Rotherham area. The organisation traces its roots from the South Coast region and is steadfast in their expansion focussing in the North.


We are keen to speak to an experienced Healthcare Assistant who is seeking a new career challenge. The role will involve the opportunity to be part of a specialist small bedded Mental Health and Eating Disorder service.


Reporting to the Nurses you will be required to provide and deliver the highest quality of care to the service users. Dedication, focus and compassion are key as complex cases can involve high dependency intensive treatment.



The role is based in the Rotherham area and is commutable from Sheffield, Doncaster, Barnsley, Chesterfield and Worksop area.   


Shift Pattern

Flexibility is key as you will be required to work a mixture of day and night shifts in a 3,4,3,4 pattern.



-Previous experience within a Mental Health, CAMHS, Eating Disorder or Challenging behaviour setting is ideal

-NVQ level 2 or 3 is highly desirable.

-Passionate and enthusiastic with a strong “can do” attitude

-Willingness to acquire new skills and undertake training to provide suitable and high quality patient centred care

-Clean DBS


Interview process

One stage interview – competency based with the hiring manager – formal.



28 days Annual Leave, Comprehensive Induction and Ongoing Training, Continuing Professional Development, enrolment on qualifications (NVQ level 2 or 3), Pension Scheme.


Contact Details

To apply, or for more information and an informal confidential discussion please contact Olivia Campion on Applyor Apply


Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 of John Lewis vouchers for each successful recommendation

Ref: OC/HQ00028107

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