Support Worker

Job Category: Healthcare Assistant
Job Type: Days and nights required Full Time
Job Location: Surrey Woodleigh Community Hospital
Pay Range: £10.42/ph
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  • To work under the direction of the nurse in charge.
  • To assist the trained staff in the assessing, planning, implementation and evaluation of each client’s care programme.
  • To accept responsibility for a defined group of clients.
  • To be responsible for assisting clients to perform activities of daily living and in recreational activities as instructed and prescribed in care plans and in accordance with all unit policies.
  • To abide by the rules and procedures as outlined in the Mental Health Act 1983.
  • To provide verbal and written reports on clients condition and progress as allocated and instructed.
  • Undertake all statutory and mandatory training and any other training deemed appropriate by your line manager or the Hospital Director.
  • To undertake domestic/laundry/catering duties as directed by the nurse in charge.
  • To adhere to all the policies of the unit.
  • To carry out any Health & Safety duties as requested.
  • To report any untoward incident of any nature to the nurse in charge.
  • To be fully aware of all the operational procedures especially with regard to Health and Safety, fire, emergencies etc.
  • To safeguard client’s rights including the individual’s right to privacy and ensure that confidentiality is maintained at all times.
  • To establish and promote good relationships with colleagues and with clients and their relatives.
  • To always present oneself and the unit in a professional manner.


What you will get:


  • Salary: £10.42 per hour
  • Hours of Work: Full Time
  • Annual Leave: days including bank holidays

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