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Band 2 Healthcare Assistant Job at Leicestershire Partnership Trust – in Leicester

Job Description

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Vacancies have arisen for enthusiastic and motivated Male Healthcare Assistants to join our experienced and friendly team. Phoenix Ward is a purpose built, 12-bedded male Low secure service at Herschel Prins Centre on the Glenfield Hospital site. The unit offers an intensive and diverse service for forensic mental health for service users across the East Midlands as part of IMPACT (New care Model).


Phoenix ward is an ideal environment for individuals wishing to develop their skills in managing some often very challenging situations. The experience can offer the right person an opportunity to develop and enhance their skills in relation to providing an evidence-based service. Equally important will be your ability to offer a kind and caring approach.

For further information, please contact Jo Kelly, – Phoenix low secure service – 0116 2953049 0r via email [email protected],nhs.uk

This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received.

We are committed to providing the best care that we can to our patients, and so some of our roles involve a Maths and English assessment. Where this is so, details will be shared with you as part of the recruitment process.

Details of our benefits, pledge and other important information about the application process, and working for us is contained in the documents linked to our advert.

For areas where our teams work to staffing rosters, rosters are set in advance at a team level and you will be joining an established roster. Your rostered shifts will be confirmed to you when arranging your start date. We will consider requests to vary working patterns in line with our flexible working policy.

To make the most of your application, we may consider successful applicants for vacancies for the same post in different locations where this is appropriate and meets our mutual requirements.

For all substantive roles the appointment of every new member of staff (excluding medical and dental staff) to a post is subject to a 6 month probationary period, details of which are in our Probation Policy.

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects our service users. To this end we actively implement equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and seek people who share our commitment. We strongly encourage applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups, including members of our black and minority ethnic communities. All jobs will require permission to work in the UK.

For all jobs the cost of undertaking a DBS disclosure at the required level will be met by the individual. This will be deducted from salary following commencement.

Requests from applicants to work alternative hours to those advertised may be considered.

Applicants who are currently ‘at risk’ within the local NHS, and meeting essential criteria will be given preference for interview over any other candidates who may apply for this post.

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About Company

Company: Leicestershire Partnership Trust –

Company Location:  Leicester

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