Mental Health Support Worker

Recruiter
247 Professional Health
Location
Oldham
Salary
£7.75 - £15.50/hour Weekly Pay, Holiday Pay
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
247 Professional Health are currently recruiting for Mental Health Support Workers in the Oldham area.

This role is ideal for experienced mental health support workers wanting either full time flexible work or just 1 or 2 shifts a week. You can change when you are available to work every week in mental health hospitals and rehabilitation services in the Manchester area.

Working with 247 Professional Health includes:

*Working for a reputable agency - Established since 2008
*Competitive Pay Rates
*Weekly Pay
*You can get paid via PAYE or via your Limited Company
*Advanced block booked shifts
*Last minute shifts, when you find yourself available at short notice
*Flexible hours that you can change to suit your needs week by week
*Free Training - In-line with Care Certificate
*On-going Staff Development - Qualification opportunities
*We will update your Mandatory training for FREE
*Support from our consultants 24 hours a day 7 days a week
*Refer a friend scheme - Earn £500 for a nurse or £25 for a HCA/SW *Terms Apply

We Require:

*6 months experience in the role of support worker within the last 5 years in the UK
*Proof of right to work in the UK
*Experience working within a challenging environment and willingness to learn pro-active approaches for managing violence and aggression

As a 247 Professional Health Support Worker, you will be working in some of the biggest mental health services as part of a dedicated, professional and friendly team in busy and demanding environment; so it is essential you are well organised and able to learn quickly.

The role will entail working on acute inpatient assessment and treatment service for people with learning disabilities and additional needs. Support young people aged 16 to 18 in transition from children’s services, who are already in the care of learning disabilities consultant. This is assessed on a case by case basis. Person centred-care is delivered by a multidisciplinary team including psychiatry, nursing, psychology, speech and language and occupational therapy. You will be caring and attentive with the skills to build strong and trusting relationships with people.

247 Professional Health is committed to equal opportunities and encourages applications from all sections of the community.

247 Professional Health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, we expect all staff to share this commitment

We will be holding interviews for this post immediately so if you believe you meet the criteria and are suitable for the position please click the 'Apply’ button below to submit a copy of your CV