Sussex Healthcare of the United Kingdom offers care centre and support services in and around the city of Sussex. They provide care to older people, many of whom have conditions such as dementia. They also provide services to adults who have profound learning and/or physical disabilities. In total they operate 20 care homes.
At Sussex Healthcare they say that when it comes to good health it is about much more than just the absence of illness. They offer their residents many support services so that they can have meaningful engagement with others while engaging in social, recreational, and leisure pursuits. They look after the whole person that provides many ways for people to be mentally and physically stimulated. This includes a new gym they recently opened which has state-of-the-art equipment, hydrotherapy, and other ways to remain fit.
Sussex Healthcare recently hired a new chief executive officer, Amanda Morgan-Taylor. She has been in the healthcare industry as a leader for over three decades. She has extensive experience as both a mental health nurse and as an executive. She said her first few months would be spent getting acquainted with all of the homes operations including their management, staff, patients, and their patient’s families.
Sussex Healthcare is a privately held company which opened its doors in March 1998. At Sussex Healthcare they offer many different types of employment. They also offer training for those who are pursuing entry-level positions. Additionally, they offer education and training opportunities to their existing employees so that they can further develop their careers. It was in 2002 that they earned their Health Quality Service accreditation. In 2003 they achieved the Investors in People standard of care. In 2005 they met the ISO 9000:2000 metric which affirmed the quality of care they provide to the people who reside in their homes. They remain the only privately held company in the United Kingdom healthcare industry to earn both the HQS and ISO 9000:2000 accreditations.
There are often job postings on both Sussex Healthcare’s own website as well as online job boards such as Indeed.com. They are currently looking for a wide range of available positions at both their headquarters, the homes they operate, and at their new gym. Some of these positions are accounts assistant – purchase ledger, registered mental health nurse, weekend driver, housekeeper, senior care assistant/ Level 3, and kitchen assistants among many others.
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