Mental Health Support Worker (Bank)

The Priory Group
08 Oct 2019
12 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Knowing that you're making a difference to people's lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Priory Hospital Burgess Hill is located in beautiful West Sussex and offers the opportunity to gain experience across many specialist mental health disciplines including Secure Services, a DBT Locked Rehabilitation service, HDU Services and Acute care.

With a CQC rating of GOOD across all 5 Key Lines of Enquiry, you would be working in a forward thinking hospital supporting our patients recovery alongside a highly skilled and dedicated Multi-Disciplinary Team.

Are you looking to gain experience in a new role that works around you, with weekly pay, flexible hours and onsite parking?

We are looking for committed Support Workers who are passionate about offering high quality care to our patients.

As a Bank Support Worker at Burgess Hill you will have the opportunity to work across a variety of care settings under the guidance of a qualified nurse.

What we need from you?

- Good communication skills

- Excellent team working skills

- A flexible and commonsense approach to problem solving

- Have a basic understanding and appreciation of mental health

- Experience within a secure setting desirable but not essential

- Flexibility to work across the services within our site.

What we can give you?

- Enhanced rates for weekends

- Weekly pay (every Friday)

- Free Meals whilst on duty

- Free Car parking on site

- A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPP)

- Highly regarded Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

- Comprehensive induction training programme (fully paid)

- Potential for career development within the site and organisation

To find out more about this opportunity please contact our recruitment team on or call 01444 231016.

'All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check for all successful applicants.'

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


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. We are an equal opportunities employer.