Support Workers

Job Title: Support Workers
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Basildon
Salary: £15,251 - £17,978 per annum
Contact Name: Lynn McGhee
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 25, 2016 09:04

Job Description

Support Workers

South Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Support Workers

Full time, 37.5 hours per week

Essex area – Basildon & Rochford

Salary:  Band 2 

£15,251 - £17,978 per annum

South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (SEPT) has been voted one of the top 100 places to work in the NHS and we have an overall CQC rating of 'Good'.  We are one of the most successful NHS Foundation Trusts in the country providing integrated care including mental health, learning disability, social care and community services to culturally and economically diverse communities across Bedfordshire and Essex. We employ approximately 4,500 people and work with a wide range of partners to 'provide services that are in tune with you'.

We are looking for psychology graduates who have an interest in working in Mental Health Services. Successful candidates will support and assist registered staff in the assessment, planning and implementation of patient care, the provision of practical support and responsive care to patients who require assistance with personal and therapeutic needs. Emphasis will be on ability to facilitate recreational activities and low level therapeutic groups on the programme.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a team where patient care is always at the forefront. As part of the team you will be supported and encouraged to develop your skills whilst working for an organization that values their staff.


We offer excellent working conditions and a range of benefits, including support from our psychology department, excellent training opportunities, a contributory pension scheme, competitive salary and career development and support.

For an informal discussion please contact Lynn McGhee on 07773 043049 or email

To apply for the post please visit quoting job reference 364-6006JO

Closing date: 31 December 2016.