• Location

    South West London, London

  • Sector:

    healthcare

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    Up to £9.00 per hour + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Proud

  • Contact email:

    charlotte@therecruitmentcrowd.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH1952_1550133605

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-03

  • Consultant:

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Mental Health Support Worker - Battersea
Full Time Rota Basis (Day or Night Shifts)

Up to £11.00 per hour PLUS excellent benefits!



Are you a Mental Health Support worker looking for a new challenge? TRC are looking for caring and passionate Support workers for a low secure independent hospital providing safe and secure assessment, care and on-going treatment facilities for 22 male patients aged 18 years and over with severe and enduring mental illness and additional complex behaviour.


The Role:

  • To work under the direction of the nurse in charge.
  • To assist the trained staff in the assessing, planning, implementation and evaluation of each client's care programme.
  • To be responsible for assisting clients to perform activities of daily living and in recreational activities as instructed and prescribed in care plans and in accordance with all unit policies.
  • To abide by the rules and procedures as outlined in the Mental Health Act 1983.
  • To provide verbal and written reports on clients condition and progress as allocated and instructed.
  • To establish and promote good relationships with colleagues and with clients and their relatives.



What we are looking for:


  • Previous experience in a Care role (preferably mental health related)
    * a caring and passionate nature
    * Motivation to develop current skills
    * Ability to work independently and unsupervised
    * Strong team work and communication skills





    If so please email a copy of your CV to or call 0113 4573760