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Healthcare Assistant - Weaver Ward

Band 2

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healthcare assistant
Band 2
37.5 hours per week
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Brooker Centre
£15,404 - £18,157 per annum
24/06/2018 23:59

North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (formerly known as 5 Boroughs Partnership NHS Foundation Trust until 1st April 2017), provides physical health, mental health and learning disability services across the North West region. The Trust employs around 4000 staff across our sites and also has a Temporary Bank which offers the flexibility of working shifts around other commitments.

We are committed to providing safe, compassionate care and look to appoint people who are as passionate about patient care as we are.


Are you committed to providing outstanding patient care?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Healthcare Assistants to join our dynamic team.  Weaver Ward is a female acute psychiatric unit based at the Brooker Centre in Runcorn.

We are keen to promote high quality services to the people of Halton and fully embrace the 6Cs within our ethos. As such, we are looking for keen, dependable, caring and compassionate candidates, who are committed to high quality healthcare provision. Knowledge of inpatient care is desirable although not essential. You will be expected to assist and support the patients under the guidance of qualified staff in order to promote recovery and well-being. You will be supported by the team and manager and encouraged to develop your skills within the care environment. 

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. Successful candidates will either have a valid DBS check with the Trust or will be required to pay for the cost of the DBS Disclosure which is £47.50 for an enhanced disclosure, the cost of which will be deducted from first salary.



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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

We would encourage applicants to contact the ward for an informal talk or visit prior to interview.

Please contact Emma Dickinson (Ward Manager) in 01928 753852

If you have problems applying, contact

01925 664431

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