Project Worker - Mental Health - Permanent

Keenan Healthcare
Belfast, County Antrim
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

We are delighted to have been selected as a 'Top Tier Supplier of staff' to recruit on behalf of our Client - a very well respected Mental Health organisation, for x9 Project Workers in Belfast.

These are all full time permanent roles.

EXCELLENT rate of pay, bonus payments for unsociable hours and bleep, training opportunities and the chance to work within a very prestigious Mental Health organisation with great working conditions.

This is a mental health setting for people at risk or recovering from mental illness, so that they are enabled to live full and independent lives within the community.

Brief Purpose:

Assist in the maintenance of a therapeutic project in accordance with the professional and administrative policies, taking special responsibility for allocated clients. The project aims to provide a participative environment enabling the client to gain increasing independence and to develop their full potential.

Work Related Experience required:

6 months experience working with people with severe and enduring mental illness or 6 months experience working with people with a learning disability 6 months residential work experience Experience of Lone Working

Qualifications (1, 2 OR 3):

1)A Psychiatric Nursing Qualification as recognised by The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) OR

2) A Social Care Qualification as recognised by the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC) i.e. Social Work Qualified or NVQ Level

3 in Care OR 3) An Allied Health Professional as recognised by the Health Professional Council (HPC) working in Mental Health i.e. Art Therapist or Occupational Therapist or Psychology Degree (as recognised by the British Psychology Society, BPS)

You must also be registered or have completed registration with either of the 3 regulated bodies before commencing employment - NMC, NISCC or HCPC.

For a confidential chat and a full job description please contact Aideen Duggan at keenan Healthcare.