Location Maidenhead
Job type Temporary
Salary £12.80 per hour
Reference 26944
Date posted February 02, 2021
Maxxima’s nursing team is currently recruiting for a Band 4 Mental Health Support Worker to fill a full-time role in Maidenhead, Berkshire. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge and skills as a Mental Health Support Worker and be a psychology graduate.

The post-holder will be working as part of the Children and Young People’s Eating Disorders and ARFID team to support and enhance the psychological care of our client population within Berkshire by contributing to the work of the psychologists and other professionals in the Service.

The post-holder will co-ordinate and assist in the development and delivery of groups, and will also have opportunities under the supervision of a qualified psychologist to work with service users and their family/carers to support the delivery of evidence-based psychological interventions.

This role will be Monday to Friday, 09:00- 17:00, for at least the next 6 months.

The pay rate for this Band 4 Mental Health Support Worker is £12.80 per hour (Umbrella), due to start in 2 weeks’ time.

Requirements of this Band 4 Mental Health Support Worker vacancy:
  • An upper second class honours degree or higher in psychology
  • Previously worked as a Mental Health Support Worker within CAMHS or Eating Disorders
  • A keen interested in CAMHS and specifically eating disorders
  • Knowledge of evidence-based psychological interventions (particularly CBT), and the application thereof, as relevant to mental health services for people with complex mental health problems
If you are interested in this Band 4 Mental Health Support Worker, please apply by clicking the apply button. Or if you would like more details about this role, contact the Nursing team today, we always have time to take your call.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.

We’re the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We’ll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You’ll know who’s supporting you every step of the way and we’ll always have time to take your call.

We like to think we’re a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you’ll find we’re unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.