Mental Health Support Worker

Ellie O’Connor
  • Post Date: 6th September 2021
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Job Overview

MMP Consultancy are currently recruiting for a Mental Health Support Worker in London on a temporary basis until March 2022 with the potential to be extended. 

The chosen candidate will be working in joint partnerships with the Psychiatric Hospitals, Mental Health Trusts, NHS and Housing as well as secondary Mental and Physical health services.

The service will provide a six week intensive Mental Health support package for people currently in hospital who are ready to be discharged. The chosen candidate will be a par of the ward round and pre discharge meetings with information sharing and Risk Assessments to ensure Support package helps towards a smooth transition and successful outcome. 

The chosen candidate will liaise with the client prior to discharge, building on this after discharge. This will include ensuring they attend follow-up appointments etc. They will also signpost and link into other Mental Health provision. 

Key Knowledge & Experience:

•Senior Floating Support Officer or Floating Support Team Leader/ Coordinator background with current or previous supervisory responsibility/ experience.

•Someone who drives and has their own vehicle

•Enhanced DBS check

•Mental Health Support Worker experience

Job Detail
  • Reference - GL/Req/006970
  • Duration - On going
  • Hourly rate: £ 16.07 -21.11