Healthcare Support Worker for Psychiatric Hospital

Deirdre Treanor
Published
31/01/2019
Location
North Dublin, Ireland
Category
Nursing  
Job Type

Description

Full time permanent Healthcare Support Workers required for a Psychiatric Hospital in North Dublin.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a new private Hospital located 10 minutes from City Centre. This hospital was purpose built to provide treatment to adults with acute mental health needs.

Purpose

  • Promote the aims and objectives of the hospital
  • Promote and model recovery and discovery ethos and values
  • Empowering people to manage their mental health effectively

 

Duties

  • Work as part of a team
  • Developing personal knowledge and practice around mental health work
  • Maintaining up to date records
  • Building trusting and non-judgemental relationships with users of the service
  • Listening and working with people on their journey using a range of approaches
  • Engage in one to one and group work
  • Support and encourage individuals formally and informally
  • Running & developing innovative mental health initiatives within and external to the centre
  • Developing partnerships with external partners
  • Undertake any such duties as requested by Hospital

 

Essential Requirements

  • Recognised level 8 qualification in social care, community development, psychology or similar
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working within mental health
  • Training and/or personal development related to mental health and recovery principles
  • Proficient in Windows and Microsoft packages
  • Understanding of complex impact of mental health on life
  • Possess a strong knowledge of the Mental Health Commission requirements
  • Have a good knowledge and experience of health, safety and other statutory regulations affecting a healthcare organisation

 

Desirable requirements

  • Facilitation skills/qualification
  • Broad range of outside interests and skills that you are willing to share or incorporate into your work

 

Benefits

  • Opportunities for advancement and career development
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Staff support and counselling services
  • Discounted health insurance and employee discount scheme
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Free on-site parking
  • TaxSaver travel scheme
  • Cycle to Work scheme

If you feel you have all the necessary capabilities to carry out this role, apply NOW today.

All candidate’s CVs will be held under the strictest confidence, please email an updated copy of your CV to Deirdre Treanor dtreanor@servisource.ie  or call Deirdre on 0429368395.

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