MHA Administrator
Ref: CYG08026

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  • Location
  • Cygnet Kewstoke, Beach Road, Kewstoke, BS22 9UZ
  • Salary
  • £19,943.55
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 24/01/2020
  • Your Day-to-Day…

    You will... 

    • Work within a small team who are responsible for the day to day administration of the Mental Health Act 1983.
    •  Provide excellent clerical and administrative support within the team and to effectively manage their own caseload of service users.
    • Scrutinise legal documents, rectificy documents, the monitor spread sheets to ensure legal documents are received in relation to treatment and renewal of detention.
    • Provide assurance that patients’ rights under Section 132 are adhered to and be
    • Be responsible for arranging patient’s hearings, if they appeal to the Mental Health Tribunal or Hospital Managers.

    You have...

    • Admin experience or evidence of the same, including report preparation; organising meetings; liaising withcustomers/clients.
    • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Educated to GCSE level (or equivalent) with qualifications in English and Maths
    • Exceptional organisational skills
    • Experience of working in a Healthcare environment alongside medical practitioners is desirable
    • Knowledge of Mental Health Act 1983 (MHA 1983) is desirable
    • Knowledge of compliance and auditing systems required by regulatory bodies (CQC) is desirable


    Why Cygnet? We will offer you ...

    • NHS Discounts
    • DBS paid
    • Regular coaching and support
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke provides an emergency admissions service for men and a pathway for women from low secure to rehabilitation including a specialist service for personality disorder.

    The hospital has more than 16 acres of landscaped grounds and overlooks the Bristol Channel. This beachside location, just outside Weston-super-Mare, helps us provide a quiet, peaceful and therapeutic environment which can offer service users a broad range of therapies including CAT, CBT, Schema Therapy, EMDR & DBT.

    The hospital provides 58 inpatient beds within a low secure setting, including a male PICU within the same secure perimeter. All bedrooms are single, with en-suite bathrooms, and each of the four wards has its own garden or terrace. There is a fully equipped gym and activities suite.

     

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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