Mental Health Support Worker
Hexham, Northumberland, England
R Care was born in 2016 with the sole aim and purpose of delivering a reputable, quality and driven staffing agency to the Health and Social Care market, offering a service that is driven by, Delivery, Quality and Compliant Candidates.
We are an established team that have a combined experience in care and recruitment of some 26 years ranging from registered managers to registered nurses all our office based team have at some time in their careers had exposure to a care or nursing led environment - we think that this is key to providing our clients with the service that they expect.
R Care is a leading care provider who puts care at the heart of everything we do. We support a range of clients varying in age and care requirements which can include mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities and clients with more complex clinical needs.
Providing support in a 16 bedded residential unit for men and women living with a learning disability, complex needs and mental health issues, including those who have been detained under the Mental Health Act.
As a Support Worker your duties will vary dependent on each client’s individual care plan. These may include assistance with moving and handling, support with community outings and medication administration.
High performing new to the market company with great career progression
Great team atmosphere
Modern office purposely modelled with our own in house training academy
Fast Track Registration Process
Unrivalled induction and training programme
Loyalty Award Scheme
Leading Pay Rates
Access to the best training on the market - a mix of E Learning and Practical Courses
Work -we have the work we say we have
At least 6 months’ previous paid experience working in a support, care or nursing home in the UK within the last 2 years
The right to live and work in the UK
Referee contact details for your current place of work, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability, and for all employments in the past 18 months or your 3 most recent jobs
Experience of working with people that have acquired brain injuries, mental health, drug and alcohol, learning disabilities, severe autism, epilepsy and challenging behaviors
Be of a compassionate but assertive nature whilst remaining emphatic
Have a good level of spoken and written English
THE POINT OF CONTACT
Please submit your CV in relation to this application and one of our office team will contact you within 2 working days - If you have not heard in this time please understand that your application has not been successful at this stage.
- £ 8 - 11.60 Per hour
- Full time, Part time
- Contract, Temporary
- Job Level
- Newly qualified, Studying / Unqualified, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 11 Aug 2017
Closes 25 Sep 2017
This job was posted to: Learning disabilities, Mental health, Support worker