Mental Health Support Worker
Stapleton, Cumbria, England
£17,597.25 - 17,597.25 per year
We are looking to recruit personable, flexible and motivated Mental Health Support Assistant's to support our qualified staff with the delivery of care to our patients. Knowing that you're making a difference to people's lives is rewarding in itself. But this role offers 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 Bristol offers calming and recovery focused inpatient treatment for up to 68 service users as well as day care and outpatient services. Personalised treatment programmes are delivered by our multidisciplinary team, specialising in the management and treatment of acute and complex mental health problems.
You will be involved in the personal care and meeting the psychological needs of a diverse group of service users with varying degrees of mental and physical issues. You will be caring and attentive with the skills to build strong and trusting relationships with people. It is also important that you work well in a team as you will work alongside qualified nurses and staff from other professions.
What we'd like from you:
Previous experience within a healthcare setting desirable A strong sense of responsibility Reliable & trustworthy Willingness to learn Effective communication skills Flexibility and strong "can do" attitude Quality orientation
What we'd like to give you:
A competitive salary Disclosure check cost coverage Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays Birthday Holiday - Your Birthday as an extra days annual leave Online benefits and cashback rewards Cycle to work scheme SMART Pension option
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.
Disclosure 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.
Posted 41 days ago