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Mental Heath Support Worker

Mental Heath Support Worker


Company: Rushcliffe Care Location: Castle Donington & Whitwick,Loughborough East,Loughborough West & Shepshed Job Type: Full Time Hourly Rate / Salary: from £9.00 ph, April 2021 increasing to £9.50ph Working Hours: Days 7:30am till 8:00pm, Nights 7:30pm till 8:00am


  • We offer competitive rates of pay, overtime rate of pay available over 40.25 hours worked each week, please note: to qualify you must complete 40.25 hours per week to qualify for an extra £1.00 per hour, over the hours worked as an extra rate of pay over 40.25 hours, per week.
  • Free onsite parking,
  • 28 days holiday inc Bank Holidays with full time contracts,
  • company pension after qualifying period,
  • with career progression opportunities within Mill Lodge Hospital.
  • We have an excellent induction training from out in-house training centre and ongoing training and development with accredited qualifications,
  • subsidised meals on duty,
  • employer of the month,
  • annual merit, and long service awards,
  • refer a friend scheme.

The Role

Mental Health Support Worker with experience - Mill Lodge

We are looking for Mental Health Support Workers with minimum of 2 years' experience working within a Mental Health environment, with a supportive and naturally caring nature, and skills to handle the demand of our patients! Are you willing to work a rota pattern covering evenings, mornings, nights, and weekends, over a 7-day period? We want to hear from you!

What we look for in our Mental Health Support Workers

As our Mental Health Support Worker, you will be a key member of our talent team. Providing the highest standards of person-centred care to our residents. Building outstanding relationships with both residents, supporting residents in planning goals and living as independently as possible. Both personal care and participation in activities are key tasks for the role, with a real commitment, offering compassion and patience, being organised and great communicator with understanding is essential, having energy and resourcefulness are vital; experience in care however is not essential, providing you have a willingness to learn and provide a real supportive caring environment to our residents by treating them like you would your own family member with respect and dignity. We look for people who match with our values and philosophy. If this sounds perfect, then we have the role for you!

About our Mill Lodge Hospital

Our Mill lodge is a new 26 bedded hospital for adults of 18 and above who are experiencing acute mental health issues. Situated in the middle of Kegworth, close to Nottingham, Derby and Leicester it has good and easy access. The hospital has 4 wards of either 6 or 7 beds and caters for both male and female in single sex accommodation.

Hours: Full time, average 40.25 hours per week.

Shifts: Mixed shifts days and nights, 12.5 hours per shift.

Days 7:30am till 8:00pm, Nights 7:30pm till 8:00am

Location: Kegworth, DE74 2EJ

Salary: We offer great rates of pay and over time once reached contracted hours per week. See below for details below.

From April New Rates of Pay.

Acute Unit from £9.50 to £10.50 per hour, PICU Ward from £10.00 to £11.00 per hour, dependent on experience and qualifications plus employee benefits, we offer more for NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care. On completing contracted 40.25 hours per week, we offer an overtime rate of £1.00 per hour extra on top of the normal rate of pay.

Please note: to qualify you must complete 40.25 hours per week to qualify for an extra £1.00 per hour, over the hours worked as an extra rate of pay over 40.25 hours, per week.

Mill Lodge Hospital in based in the Heart of Kegworth Village, within easy reach of the A6, near junction 24 of the M1 motorway and is also close to East Midlands Airport and East Midlands Parkway railway station. 6 miles north of Loughborough, 12 miles Nottingham, 12.5 miles southeast of Derby.

Why not join us and share our values and let us invest in your future. With opportunities to learn and develop your own skills, we love that fact most of our managers have been home grown, some started out as healthcare assistants. You can help us build on our reputation for excellent care and service.

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Contact Details

Sarah Lomas / / 07875148874
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