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Mental Health Support Worker

Compassionate Care Ltd
  • Posted: 22 October 2019
  • Location: Eccles
  • Salary: 8.50
You will provide direct and day to day person-centred support for adults with learning disabilities and behaviours that can be extremely challenging – this position will also include personal care duties.

The ideal candidate will ensure the individuals we support receive a personalised service which meets and continually responds to their changing needs, whilst also working to maintain quality and compassion towards those we support. As part of your role, as a Mental Health Support Worker you will be expected to carry out duties such as; personal care needs, meal planning, medication, activities, community support along with liaising with outside agencies, and any further daily living tasks as required. You will be caring, compassionate, have a fantastic work ethic and be able to work on your own initiative, whilst following the support and care plans provided for the people we support.

Job Requirements:

Previous experience, ideally within a similar role – working with adults with learning disabilities and mental health
Practical experience working with people with extreme challenging behaviour.
Fully flexible, across 7 days as all shifts are worked on a rota basis.
Be willing and able to participate in daily activities, if and when needed which may include support within the community.
Be able to follow a detailed care plan along with completing daily logs.

Job Benefits:

Opportunity to complete your NVQ Level 2 on successful completion of your probation period.
Genuine career progression opportunities within an established and growing organisation.
On-going training and development.
Staff incentive schemes with possible reward earning potential.
Supported by an experienced management and staff team.
Are you a dynamic and forward-thinking individual who is looking for a new challenge? If so – we want to hear from you. Don’t delay - Apply today!

Job Information

  • Job Ref: 286/1443/125898
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Career Level: Health Care Assistant
  • Specialism: Adult General
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Job Start Date: ASAP
  • Job Close Date: 22/11/2019
  • Ability to Drive: Required
  • Applicant Location: UK & EU Only
  • NMC Pin: Not Required
  • HCPC Qualification: Not Required
  • GMC Registration: Not Required