Mental Health Act Admin
Ref: CYG11016

  • Location
  • Cygnet Lodge, 2a Sandown Road, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 4LW
  • Salary
  • TBC
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 30/09/2020
  •  In this role you’ll;  

    You Will work mon-fri 9-5 in an 8 bed Neuropsychiatric care and treatment facility for those affected by acquired brain injuries. The service provides a safe and secure place to aid recovery as well as offering those diagnosed with a progressive neurological disease, like Huntington’s Disease, a caring and long term placement to support and help manage the progression of their symptoms.

    • Oversee all aspects regards The Mental Health Act 1983 of all patients at the hospital
    • Manage all patients section papers whilst conforming to the legal aspects of the MHA 1983
    • Ensure all the relevant documents are provided to all the relevant agencies
    • Organise and attend Managers panels and Mental Health Review Tribunals
    • Liaise with internal hospital departments and external parties as directed
    • Produce reports as required for compliance, audit and administration purposes

    We are looking for people who have

    • Experience in a similar health care setting
    • Excellent Knowledge of the Mental Health Act 1983
    • Experience of dealing with a range of sensitive and confidential issues
    • Ability to remain calm under pressure / when dealing with difficult situations
    • Strong communication skills both written and verbal.
    • Highly proficient in the use of Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Windows and the internet

    Why Cygnet...

    • Full training and Induction
    • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Regular coaching & appraisal
    • Expert supervision & peer support
    • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    • Recruitment referrals
    • Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks

    For more of our benefits, please visit:

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

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