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ADHOC CAMHS Mental Healthcare Assistant in Orpington

Job Description

Mental health/ Learning Disability Workers

Salary: £12.50 -£15.50

Location: Orpington

Service Care recruitment are currently looking for a Mental Health Carer, Support Worker or Healthcare Assistant to work flexible bank shifts (adhoc) within a private CAMHS mental health hospital in Orpington, Kent.

The service is a 17-bedded tier 4 low secure hospital for young people aged 12-18 years with mental health, behavioural or psychological difficulties, and an Ofsted-registered school which supports the young people with educational attainment.

Job role

You will be assisting service users to improve their health and wellbeing so they can live a happier and more independent life. You will do one to ones with patients, you will assist with observations, assist with daily activities whilst under the supervision of a qualified Mental Health Nurse. The shifts are flexible as and may lead to block bookings for the right candidate.

Hourly Pay

£12.50 ltd ph for weekdays with uplifting rates for nights and weekends


  • Valid Right to work in the UK
  • Experience working with mental health within a similar setting
  • Positive can do attitude
  • IT literate
  • Excellent communication skills

Previously completed Control and Restraint training within the last 12 months or willing to complete a face to face course

What in it for you?

  • Flexible working
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Weekly Pay
  • Free parking on site
  • Free meals on duty
  • Exceptional Referral Bonus
  • £250 Training allowance
  • Ltd or PAYE options available

For further information, please call Cheyenne Atkinson on 01772 208962 or email your CV directly to