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Mental Health Support Worker

Job Description

Positions Available:

  • Mental Health Support Workers
  • Healthcare Assistants

Locations: Dorset NHS, Postcodes: DT4 0QE, DT1 2ER, DT2 9TB, BH12 4NB, SP7 8BD

Shifts: Ad Hoc

Why Choose Us?

  • Commitment to Mental Health: At Dorset NHS, we are committed to providing compassionate and high-quality care to individuals with mental health challenges. As a Mental Health Support Worker or Healthcare Assistant, you will play a vital role in supporting our patients on their journey to recovery.

  • Variety of Settings: Our ad hoc shifts are available across multiple locations within Dorset, providing you with the opportunity to gain diverse experience and expand your skill set.


  • Minimum 6 Months Recent Experience: We are seeking candidates with a minimum of 6 months recent experience working in mental health support or healthcare assistance roles. Your experience will be invaluable in providing high-quality care and support to our patients.

  • Restraint Training: Restraint training is essential for ensuring the safety of both our patients and our staff for some of the locations. Candidates must have completed restraint training or be willing to undergo training upon joining our team.


  • £150 Sign-Up Bonus: To welcome you to our team, we offer a £150 sign-up bonus as a token of appreciation for choosing to work with us.

  • Competitive Pay: We recognize the value of your expertise and dedication. Enjoy competitive pay of up to £17 per hour (umbrella), ensuring that your efforts are recognized and rewarded.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about making a difference in the field of mental health care and meet the requirements outlined above, we want to hear from you. To apply, please submit your CV