Mental Health Support Worker

Posted 19 October by 247 professional health

247 Professional Health are currently recruiting for experienced Mental Health Support Workers in the Winwick, Warrington 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 some of the largest, private Low and Medium Secure Mental Health hospitals.

Shift patterns you can work are: 7.30am-7.50pm, 7.50pm-7.30am, 7.30am-5pm, 5pm-1am, 10am-6pm

This service situated in the Warrington area,offer a range of care settings for mixed male and female patients with personality disorder and/or mental illness. The purpose-built medium, low secure and rehabilitation wards, as well as a psychiatric intensive care unit (PICU) are all dictated that care is 'person-centred’ as opposed to 'disease-centred’. The service will treat people for a range of mental health issues including eating disorders, anxiety and personality disorders for those most in distress and in need of urgent inpatient care. The service also provides urgent and routine assessment, enabling better support for people between inpatient and community services. You will be caring and attentive with the skills to build strong and trusting relationships with people.

Working with 247 Professional Health includes:

  • Working for a reputable agency - Established since 2008
  • Competitive, Weekly Pay Rates
  • 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 PMVA Training Course
  • 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 Hospitals 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.

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

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

Required skills

  • Anxiety
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Social Care
  • Personality Disorders

Application questions

do you have 6 months uk paid experience in this role within the last 5 years?
do you have the right to work in the uk?

Reference: 33594942

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