Mental Healthcare Assistant - Staplehurst

Meditemp is seeking an experienced and dedicated mental healthcare assistant for our hospital client based in Staplehurst, Kent. The successful mental healthcare assistant will be able to demonstrate previous experience and knowledge working with children and young people from all backgrounds, who present with varying mental health needs. Our client currently provides community, outpatient and inpatient mental health treatment and recovery, they are looking for a mental healthcare assistant who is available for flexible day shifts throughout the week and weekends.

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 mental healthcare assistant working in a hospital
  • Occupational Health in line with the dept. of health
  • Eligibility to work within the UK

Why choose Meditemp:

  • Meditemp Core Values
  • 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 both 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.

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