We have a brand new exciting opportunity working as a mental health support worker, working within a well established organisation!
BS Social Care is one of the UK's leading recruitment specialists, specialising in sourcing and placing skilled workers into roles within the social care sector.
The role of the mental health worker is to maintain the health and safety of the residents and engaging with the service users. You will need to observe their behaviour to ensure they do not put themselves at risk. The service has crisis plans which you will need to familiarise yourself with and adhere to in that situation. You may have to support with domestic duties but essentially you will be prompting good sleep hygiene and encouraging a good sleep routine, administering of medication and being positive to support the service users. This role is on a temporary basis for 3 waking nights a week and you will be lone working.
The ideal candidate will have experience with mental health and be passionate about making a difference. We are looking for individuals who are reliable and consistent as this is a well established organisation with the possibility for permanent opportunity at the end.
You will need a minimum of 1 years paid work experience in the social care sector or 6 months with a relevant social care qualification. If you have a DBS on the update service we would love to hear from you!
We offer competitive rates of pay, training opportunities, annual leave and ongoing incentives such as temp of the month and recommend a friend.
If this sounds like the role for you or you simply want to know more then call Lucie today on 01772 400100 or apply online at www.bssocialcare.co.uk
Subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS