Bespoke Support Worker

Job Type
Expiry Date
06/05/2021 12:05:00

Experienced EPC Support Worker

We now have an exciting opportunity for a small team of dedicated and passionate staff to support a complex patient on our MSU Personality Disorder Ward & a patient on our MSU Female Ward , both patients have a long standing history of Challenging Behaviour that includes Violence and Aggression and Poor Engagement in Activities.

Madison Ward is a 13 bed Medium Secure Male Personality Disorder Ward, Upper West Ward is a 13 bed Medium Secure Female Mental Health Ward . Both wards are supported by a full MDT. We are looking to recruit am experienced team to support a Bespoke Enhanced Package of Care (EPC) Specifically for 2 patients. The aim of the bespoke is provide a unique individualised care package that will enhance the patient's quality of life towards a successful discharge.

We are looking for people who are???.

  • Have experience a minimum of 2 years' experience in Acute, Rehabilitation, Mental Health, Learning Disabilities or forensic psychiatry
  • Have previous experience in supporting individuals who challenging behaviour that includes violence, aggression and require high levels of support engagement in activities.
  • Are able to understand PBS plan working.
  • Are confident and able to maintain a consistent approach and re inforce boundaries as part of a PBS plan.
  • Staff will be provided with Case Presentation/Regular Supervision, Reflective Practice and relevant training

Your day-to-day???

  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all the people in our care
  • Provide guidance & encouragement through physical & emotional support
  • Learn about individuals' specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
  • Assist with medical & welfare needs
  • Report on medical & welfare needs as required
  • Safeguard
  • Maintain a safe, clean environment for all

Why Cygnet? We'll offer you???

  • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Expert supervision & support
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Enhanced maternity
  • Free Health Cash plan
  • 24 hours free GP support line
  • Free life assurance cover
  • Free eye tests
  • Car lease discounts
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Free mortgage broker and Insurance cover
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee NHS - discount savings & "Cycle to Work" scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks