Salary on application | Barnet/Ridgeway |Permanent FT / PT | Ref: HCA001
Who can become a Healthcare Assistant? With Ellern Mede’s highly focused induction, training and on the job support, all you need is to be a compassionate and caring person who enjoys supporting children and young people in hospital. Frequently, we find that people who have studied health and social care or psychology and who want useful experience in mental health care find working as a Healthcare Assistant is an excellent source of educational experience to further their career. Apart from having a competitive salary and flexible working, the greatest reward is in seeing the difference you make to the lives of young people and their families. You will need to be able to build trust and rapport with young people who have experienced severe trauma in their lives. You will need a non-judgemental approach and an ability to remain calm even in difficult situations.
Ellern Mede has a strong reputation as the leader in delivering recovery from eating disorders. You will be working with among the most expert team of clinicians in this field in the world. The primary qualities we look for are:
- commitment to patient care
- willingness to learn
- a positive warm manner with patients and their families
- observation and communication skill
Shift work is available for night and day, weekdays and weekends.
We offer sector-leading staff benefits such as education and holiday fund, training and competitive remuneration. Call us now to find out more. You can call Humaira Khalid on 0203 209 7900 #426; fill in our online form, or email [email protected]