Healthcare Assistant

7 months ago

England / London

Full-time job
Salary: Up to 25615 GBP per per year

Make sure you  switch to a desktop device before starting your application.A wonderful opportunity has become available for a Health Care Assistant to develop their expertise in a specialist Eating Disorder Service, which forms part of CNWL NHS Foundation Trust. We are seeking a friendly, motivated individual who is committed to providing person centered care to patients with eating disorders.

Experience of working with Eating Disorders is desirable but not essential for this post.

You will work within the MDT in developing and implementing care for patients, you will receive support from your Supervisor and Ward Manager to help you develop your PDP. The service is constantly evolving and therefore genuine opportunities for professional development.

The ability to maintain boundaries is required for the post and candidates should be skilled in reflection and understanding of team dynamics.

You will receive individual supervision as well as support in Staff and Reflective practice groups. In addition there are excellent training and development opportunities.

The team are well established, dynamic, with a strong commitment to multidisciplinary working, service development and continued professional development.

Vincent Square Clinic is a specialist eating disorder service centrally located in Chelsea. The unit has capacity for 15 inpatients, 12 day patients however due to Covid 19 these services are currently separate with reduced capacity to support social distancing and safety.

We also has a busy outpatient service, that includes the Assessment and Liaison team as well as a Children and Young peoples service, along with a satellite outpatient clinic at Northwick Park Hospital.