Band 2 Health Care Assistant in East Sussex

  • Temporary
  • East Sussex
  • Select Category

A position has become available for an experienced and compassionate mental healthcare assistant in a 15 bed unit in Hove, East Sussex. Our client provides care and support for adults who have a diagnosis of dementia and have been referred via the specialist older people mental health team. The successful mental healthcare assistant will have the opportunity to work two different shift types of 07:00-15:00 and 13:00-21:00.

Mental Healthcare Assistant essential skills:

  • Provide support to senior and nursing staff
  • Promote positivity
  • Observe, assess and respond appropriately to patient needs
  • Prepare and maintain patient records
  • Build and maintain professional and therapeutic relationships with patients and their families
  • Keep calm under pressure and when dealing with challenging or confrontational behaviour
  • Good organisation and problem-solving skills
  • Manage and communicate sensitive information effectively and in accordance with legislation
  • Effective communication and team work skills

Meditemp requires you to have:

  • A minimum of 6 months recent experience as a hospital based mental healthcare assistant
  • Occupational Health in line with the dept. of health
  • Eligibility to work within the UK
  • Physical Intervention training (valid within last 12 months)

Why choose Meditemp:

  • Mandatory and PMVA training available
  • Round the clock booking service
  • National temporary and long-term vacancies
  • Free uniform
  • Referral scheme of up to ¬£250
  • Weekly payroll

 

Established since 2015 Meditemp have been specialising in mental health staffing nationwide within bot h the NHS and private sector.

For more information or to apply please contact Meditemp on 01233 632148 or email: info@meditemp.co.uk

Meditemp is acting as an employment agency on behalf of our client in relation to this vacancy.

Salary Type:
Hourly Rate

To apply for this job email your details to info@meditemp.co.uk

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