Support Worker / Nursing Assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
M15 4HA
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
7 Jun 2020
6 Jul 2020

Job Description

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS FT are looking to recruit a number Support Workers / Nursing Assistants across the Trust in both full and part time positions. The Trust have sites across the whole of Greater Manchester including:

  • Central Manchester
  • North Manchester
  • Prestwich
  • Salford
  • Trafford
  • Wythenshawe
Support Workers/Nursing Assistants play a vital role in delivering care to the individuals admitted on to Wards. As a Support Worker/Nursing Assistant, you have the most direct patient contact out of staff on the ward and engage with the patients on a 1-1 basis or in groups.
The role of the Support Worker/Nursing Assistant is broad and varied one. Working amongst a wider team of professionals enables individuals to learn from one another and contribute to providing high levels of care.
This role includes working both day and night shifts.

Key Responsibilities of the Post:
  • Provide Safe and Effective Care
  • Treat patients as individuals
  • Engage patients in their own care
  • Strive to provide an outstanding service
  • Engage in learning and development
  • Contribute to growth through regular supervision and annual appraisal.
We offer excellent opportunities for personal and professional development via, appraisal personal development plans and training. The Team will work alongside you to enable development of the skills, knowledge and competencies that enable you to succeed in the role and further develop your career should you wish.
We would encourage applications from anyone who has direct experience of mental health, learning disability or drug and alcohol services either as a service user or carer.

**Please note, this vacancy may be closed at any time if sufficient applications have been received**
Important Information about working for GMMH:

All positions within the Trust are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, for further information on the checks required please visit the NHS Employers website.
NHS Jobs/TRAC -(Recruitment Systems) - If your application form has been submitted on NHS jobs, we will need to transfer your personal data information (application form) from NHS Jobs to upload into TRAC systems.
GMMH have made the Apprenticeship Promise and as part of that promise will consider all Band 1 to 4 vacancies as Apprenticeship Opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to apply for posts at Greater Manchester Mental Health who have direct experience of mental health, learning disability or drug and alcohol services either as a service user or a carer.
**If you do not hold a current competency based qualification and or the Care Certificate, you will be expected to complete an appropriate Apprenticeship in Healthcare with GMMH.**
The Trust is also committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Ref: 2459437

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