Mental Healthcare Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00006013-1
  • Date Posted: 6 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Carlisle, Cumbria
  • Salary: £15.00 to £25.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Can you provide the right support to mental health inpatients? Can you take the right steps to create a clean and safe environment? Are you an empathetic and enthusiastic person with a drive to help others? Would you like to support your community in these difficult times?

If this sounds like you, we are currently recruiting for a Mental Healthcare Assistant Role in Carlise. This role is in a secure facility just outside the city centre. We are now able to fast-track some applications, with 48 hours from application to work. The coronavirus pandemic has not affected demand for HCA staff, you will also be provided with appropriate PPE where needed. If you are local, or you're willing to travel from the surrounding area, apply today!

Shift patterns are highly flexible. Late, Early, day and night shifts are available.


Free professional training provided, both online and on-site
Refer a friend scheme with the opportunity to get up to £300
A competitive pay rate
Free uniform
Working for an Award Winning Company
An experienced team always on hand to help

Your responsibilities will include:

Assisting nursing team with observations
Having 121 time to talk with the patients
Supporting patients with getting ready for bed/getting up and ready in the morning
Working 1-2-1 with newly referred admissions to the ward.


Experience working with patients with mental health issues is desired
Excellent written and verbal communication
Passion for care and support work
Be person-centred, caring, passionate and understanding

Sounds good? Apply today!

Get in touch on (phone number removed) and ask for The Nursing Team, or email (url removed).

Come join our amazing team!

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing