Forensic and Mental Health Care Assistant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
11.00 - 14.00 GBP Hourly + GBP11 - GBP14/hour dependant on shift pattern
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
12 Jul 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Service Care Solutions are looking for Forensic Mental Health care assistants in the Lancashire area. Shifts are available throughout the county, with current positions requiring Band 2 candidates, with increased rates of pay for nights and weekends. You will be offering one-to-one support in contributing to the on-going treatment and recovery of patients with Mental Health problems. You may be required to move/escort patients and provide personal care for some higher dependency patients. Currently we have shifts available for weekdays, nights and weekends on various forensic mental health wards throughout the area. This is an excellent opportunity for Mental Health care Assistants looking for work to supplement your current job or as an opportunity for flexible part-time/full-time employment.

Essential:
* Recent experience working as a Health care assistant or support worker in the mental health ward.
* Must be able to engage with patients/clients
* Flexible
* MUST have control and restraint training, PMVA or equivalent.
* Evidence of vaccination/immunity for TB (BCG), Hep B, MMR and Varicella (chicken pox).

Desirable experience:
* NHS experience
* Experience of working within Secure Units

The benefits of Service Care Solutions:
* Twice weekly payroll runs
* GBP250 training allowance
* Excellent pay rates
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
* Ltd and PAYE payment options available
* Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

Please contact Daniel Baker on (Apply online only) or to register and receive an application pack