mental health support worker in welwyn garden city

06 February 2019
charmaine dhanjal, randstad care
job type
£ 9 - £ 11 per hour
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welwyn garden city, east of england
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 9 - £ 11 per hour
Children services
reference number
charmaine dhanjal, randstad care
0203 870 6355
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job description

Do you have a strong background in mental health and can start immediately? Then we are looking for you!

We are currently looking for a mental health support workers to provide a person centred approach to the young people we support.

Our client is supporting vulnerable people with year's experience in providing services for care leavers and other disadvantaged teenagers in London, Essex and Hertfordshire area.

Location: Welwyn Garden City

Pay: Starts from £9.00- £10/ hour for days and £10- 13/ hour for nights

Rota: Waking nights 22:30-8:00 and 24 hours shifts


* Weekly pay
* 24 hours shift available
* Accrued Holiday pay (PAYE)
* On site parking

What we are looking for:

* A minimum of 6 months experience working with Children and Young Adults
* Calm, reliable, and understanding
* Sociable applicants with a compassionate nature
* Flexible and adaptable candidates
* Applicants who are confident handling challenging behaviour
* Online enhanced DBS or willing to do a new one

If you are up for a challenge and passionate about helping vulnerable children and young people, click apply or call 0203 870 6355 and ask for Charm.

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.


be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication


high school,college,university

educational requirements

BA in social work,Degree in health and social care