Healthcare Assistant | Mental Health

Caritas Recruitment
£10 - £16 per annum + Depending on experience
13 Mar 2018
13 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Caritas-Mind are currently seeking a number of Healtcare Assistants specialised within Mental Health for a mixture of ad-hoc shifts throughout South Staffordshire and Shropshire areas.

Health care assistants must have a clear understanding of:

* Working with people who have a Mental Health disorders.

* Assessing risk within a care setting and person centred care planning

* The importance of Health & Safety at workplace

* Understanding of equal opportunities and anti-discriminatory practices.

* Awareness of the opportunities and constraints of working in an area of diverse cultures.

* Managing challenging behaviour Requirements

Our clinet also requires:

* A minimum of 6 months working within a mental health team (inpatient/community)

* Restraint Training - PMVA/MAPA/Breakaway

* Full vaccination record

* A valid in-date DBS on the update service.

* Able to work a mixture of shifts - Days/Lates/Nights/Weekends.

For more information regarding the shift availability as well as the wards please contact George at Caritas Mind on 020 7456 8950 ext 3629.