Carer Centre Support Worker Location: NorthamptonSalary from £16,593 - £20,382 per annum, pro rata, Career Level: Primary Contributors (Band 3)Part time, Weekends
Job DescriptionCarer Centre Support Worker
Salary from £16,593 - £20,382 per annum, pro rata, Career Level: Primary Contributors (Band 3)
Part time, Weekends 14hrs per week (11.30am – 7pm, Saturday – Sunday)
The role is based within a small team and we are looking for a Carers Centre Support Worker to be the first point of contact for carers, families and visitors telephoning or coming to the centre.
You will be the face of the Carers Centre within the hospital and the role will require you to multitask throughout the day covering reception and undertaking varied tasks that could include; using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Publisher and Outlook) to produce different documents, registering carers, families and visitors attendance onto the centre database, supporting and sign posting carers internally and externally as well as keeping an eye on the tidiness of the information displays around the centre.
You will have experience of working with carers, friends and families (of patients) either directly or from family support work interventions and have a good eye for detail, be happy working to standard procedures around data entry and collation, which will assist other staff to produce statistical reports. A confident and welcoming manner is essential.
What you will need for this Role?
So, if would like to join our friendly, sociable and pro-active team to help make a real and positive difference to the lives of our patients, then you could be just the person we are looking for.
If you have a positive attitude and are organised, reliable, caring, creative, methodical, able to work on your own initiative, good at thinking outside of the box, work well within a team, are non- judgemental, a good listener with a good sense of humour and would like to be part our amazing journey supporting carers, then we look forward to hearing from you.
Working at St Andrew’s Healthcare
We’re the UK’s largest independent provider of services to the NHS , a unique mental health charity aspiring to deliver truly world-class care. Our focus is transforming lives through ground breaking treatment and rehabilitation, with surpluses re-invested in our outstanding facilities. You’ll find a welcoming, inclusive culture here, inspired by the shared values of our team. Everyone has their part to play in the amazing work we do – you’ll have every opportunity to get what you want from your career.
Rewards and Benefits
We offer an excellent benefits package including:
· Sickness policy on par with the NHS
· 35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 after 10 years' service
· Life cover
· Car lease scheme
· Cycle to work scheme
· Childcare vouchers
· Healthcare cash plan
· Free parking
· Paid DBS application
· Access to free vocational qualifications
· On-site facilities such as gym access and boot camp, swimming pool, café, library all set within beautiful grounds.
Closing date – 27th August 2018
Interviews – Week beginning 10th September 2018