CARE ASSISTANT - MENTAL HEALTH | BLACKPOOL

  • Location:

    Blackpool, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Immediate Start

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Claire Illingworth

  • Contact email:

    claire.illingworth@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/557087

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-20

  • Start date:

    21/05/2020 10:16:51

If you're a Mental Healthcare Assistant looking for your next challenge, this is an excellent opportunity with Search Consultancy - one of the leading UK healthcare recruitment businesses. On behalf of our client, we're looking for exceptional Mental Healthcare Assistants to work on an agency basis providing the highest quality of care and support to our clients' care homes, based in the Blackpool area.

You'll work flexible hours through the week and weekends earning a highly competitive rate of up to £22.27 per hour. Working at this NHS hospital in Blackpool, you'll be providing care and assistance to patients with varying levels of mental health challenges. A minimum of 6 months of experience working in this field is required as is having excellent verbal communication skills.

Why apply for this role?

  • Excellent rates of pay and holiday pay
  • Free training to enable you to be the best in your job
  • Flexibility in work schedules
  • Free uniform and DBS checks

In addition to being fully supported in the job, there are many additional benefits to suit your lifestyle and boost your hourly pay rate of up to £22.27 per hour. You'll also have ongoing support from a fantastic team of medical consultants specialising in nursing and healthcare.

We'd love to hear from you if you can offer the following:

  • At least six months experience working in a similar environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, along with tact and sensitivity
  • The ability to remain calm under pressure and cope with challenging behaviour

It takes a unique and dedicated person to be a Mental Healthcare Assistant. It's physically and emotionally demanding, but the job satisfaction makes it worthwhile. If you live in the Blackpool area and are looking for consistent shifts in a hospital, please get in touch today to discuss this opportunity and begin the fast track application process.

REF:557087

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