Mental health care assistant

Location: London Wall  |  Greater London  |  England
Sector: Nursing Care
Consultant: Adrian Fisk
Job Reference: 45159
Salary: £12 - £15
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Nursing is looking for a mental health care assistant to work within an exceptional mental health hospital in north London.

The role:

You will be working closely with people who are suffering from various mental health conditions to help them recover from their illness and improve their general quality of life. This role includes assessing patients, providing care/support, developing risk assessments, administering medication, managing patient documents and all other general nursing duties.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implementing and evaluating care plans collaboratively with service users, carers and other professionals, providing individualised care.
  • Working closely with young people to empower and support their recovery journey.
  • Advocating for young people using the services..
  • Supporting the development of a safe, therapeutic inpatient environment.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: A BSc (Hons) degree in mental health nursing.
  • Experience: 1+ year working as an MHCA in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date DBS and NMC registration.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.

Perks:

  • Teaching and CPD programmes.
  • Financial support for further training and personal development.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Free life insurance Subsidised meals on duty.
  • Health Cash Plan.

Working with Seven Nursing:

Established in 2011, Seven Nursing is a leading provider of nursing professionals to Hospitals, Private Healthcare Organisations and Care Homes. We provide both locum and permanent solutions, working with MHCA and nurses from band 5, all the way up to band 8D.

Seven Nursing is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of nursing; including General Nursing, CAMHS, Case Management, Intensive Care, Staff Nursing and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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