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Healthcare Support Worker
Ref: DAN03866

  • Location
  • Yew Trees, 12 The Street, Kirby Le Soken, Essex, CO13 0EE
  • Salary
  • 8.50 - 8.72 ph (17,680 -18,138 pa)
  • Hours
  • Full Time / Part Time /Bank
  • Salary: £8.50 - £8.72 ph (£17,680 -£18,138 pa)

     

    Who is Danshell?


    We care for and support adults living with a learning disability or autism in specialist hospitals and residential services throughout the UK.

    Our purpose is to make a positive difference to the people and their families by delivering person-centred health and social care that helps our service users to fulfil the things they want out of life.

    We set high standards for our staff teams and we want people who are compassionate, trustworthy and resilient but most importantly, put the service user at the centre of all they do.
     

    Please see job description attached for more information.

    Benefits include:

    • 20 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
    • Length of service awards
    • Fully paid comprehensive induction training for all new starters
    • Travel assistance to offsite training
    • Full Time, Part time and Bank opportunities available
    • Pension scheme
    • Paid DBS/PVG
    • Free on-site parking
    • Shopping and entertainment discount scheme (over 800 retailers)
    • Cycle to Work scheme
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Life Assurance
    • Employee assistance helpline
    • SSSC endorsement in Scotland
    • A range of apprenticeships through our partnership with Lifetime Training ranging from Adult care level 2 to level 5 leadership & management qualifications. 

    Being passionate about developing our employees, we provide multiple opportunities to develop knowledge, skills and competence matching jobs roles and career aspirations.


    If you are saying yes to the above, and you have an affinity with delivering quality care – we would welcome your application.

    If you would like to take on meaningful work, that allows you to improve the quality of life for someone under your care - we would welcome your application.

     

     

     

  • Location Information
  • Based in the village of Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Yew Trees is a specialist hospital providing assessment and intervention for up to ten women with learning disabilities and complex needs.

    Yew Trees is a large period art deco property set in its own grounds within a quiet village location, offering spacious accommodation. Yew Trees consists of two elements; a nine bed provision supporting women with learning disabilities and complex needs; and a self-contained bespoke apartment offering 24 hour care and support for one lady who requires more intensive support.

    There is a choice of lounges and communal areas for people to use, as well as a private and spacious garden to the back of the house, which the ladies can use to relax or for activities. There is also an activity room where people can enjoy a range of indoor activities including music, arts and crafts, and relaxation sessions.

    Click here to read more about Yew Trees

    Awards for Yew Trees

    • National Learning Disability and Autism Awards 2018 – The Senior Manager Award – Service Manager Nicola Darby (Finalist)

    Click here to see more awards we have won at Danshell

  • Closing date
  • 16/06/2018

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