Mental health Act Administrator
Ref: CYG08623

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  • Location
  • Cygnet Hospital Hexham, Anick Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 4JR
  • Salary
  • £20,000
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 24/02/2020
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    Mental Health Act Administrator

    Cygnet Health Care was established in 1988. Since then we have developed a wide range of services for individuals with mental health needs and learning disabilities within the UK. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes for the people in our care.

    If you want to make a difference and ensure people can achieve their goals and get the most out of life, then we would love to welcome you to the team.

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    Your Day-to-Day…

    You’ll be working 37.5 hours in our hospital.

     

    • Ensure all relevant documentation is provided to all relevant agencies i.e. Mental Health Commission, Mental Health Review Tribunal, Solicitors, Social Workers and Psychiatrist.
    • Ensure that all patients are receiving their medication legally by keeping up to date records of consent to treatment and second opinions.
    • Advise the Hospital Manager of any incident/accident and status of any clients whose care/health is causing concern.
    • Actively market the hospital and promote a positive personal / professional profile within the local community.
    • Teach and by example, train junior and new staff members in all aspects of this work in the hospital, giving help and guidance where appropriate and assist in keeping records up to date.
    • Excellent Knowledge of Mental Health Act 1983 (MHA 1983)
    • Willingness to undertake IMHAP training and other training courses related to the Mental Health Act in order to maintain knowledge
    • 3+ years admin experience or evidence of the same, including report preparation; organising meetings; liaising with customers/clients
    • Have experiance or qualifications within a role related to MHAA

     

    Some of the benefits of this role include:

    • 28 days annual leave
    • Length of service awards
    • Fully paid comprehensive induction training for all new starters
    • Paid DBS
    • Free parking
    • Courtesy meals and refreshments whilst on shift
    • Shopping and entertainment discount scheme (over 800 retailers)
    • Cycle to Work scheme
    • Training and development opportunities

     

    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please email charlottebirkett@cygnethealth.co.uk or click on the ‘apply now’ link below

    Join us!

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