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Elton Unit, Walshaw Road, Bury, Lancashire, BL8 3AS

Priory Group Division

Adult Care


£12.30 per hour



Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Job Advert - Division Information

The Elton Unit is a specialist  providing care for adults with an acquired brain injury. We are part of the Priory Group of companies with different sites around the UK.

The Elton Unit are recruiting for Healthcare Assistants  We are looking for enthusiastic, caring and passionate people to become an integral part of our team. In this role, you will be the first line of support for our patients and be responsible for providing compassionate care during your time with them.


Job Advert Location Description

No experience in healthcare? Do not worry; At Priory, we are immensely proud of the career pathway and training we provide and as long as you show the characteristics needed for a role in care, we will give you all the training and support you need to become a competent healthcare assistant. You will also be working alongside qualified nurses to help guide you day-to-day. 

Although we don’t require any prior healthcare experience, there are a few characteristics you will need to be successful in this role:

Resilience – This is a role working with complex adults with neuro-disability who can have varying degrees of physical impairment

Excellent Communication Skills – Communicating with patients and staff is vital to understand the needs of the patients and relay any information to the qualified nurses

Organisational Skills – You’ll need to be comfortable documenting information and be organised in your approach

Care and Compassion – Our patients require the best care and compassion we can offer, if you are a naturally caring person, this is a role for you.

Attentive – No patient is the same and so being attentive to understand them and identify areas we can support is key.

Here is what we will give you:

A competitive salary based on the completion of competencies
25 days holiday (plus bank holidays

Comprehensive Induction and supernumerary period

Face to Face and E- Learning Training

Training in Specialist Skills

Free Parking

Access to our spend and save benefits platform ‘Priory Perks’
Contributory pension

Supplemented Meals

Long Service Awards

Enhanced overtime rates

Above all, we provide a supportive working environment where you can flourish in your career and feel incredibly rewarded by helping those who need it most.

Job Advert Role Description

You must be over the age of 18 to apply for this role. 

Our shift patterns are:

Day shifts - 7:30am to 8:30pm

Night shifts - 8:15pm to 7:45am

If you want Healthcare to be a ‘job for life’ The Priory Group will help you there.


Division DBS info


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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