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Mental Health Act Administrator

Jasmine Court Independent Hospital, Paternoster Hill, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 3JY

  • Pay: £11.50 per hour
  • Hours: 20.00
  • Type: Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Posted: 14th October 2021
  • Expires: 14th November 2021

As a Mental Health Act Administrator at a Barchester independent mental health hospital, you’ll use your knowledge to help us deliver the quality patient care and support we’re known for. We’ll rely on you to deliver the structured administrative processes that ensure your hospital is in full compliance with the Mental Health Act (1983). In particular, you’ll make sure that all relevant professionals know precisely when they’re due to be involved in a patient’s care and support. The role of Mental Health Act Administrator is extremely important, both for our patients and the smooth running of the hospital.

To join us as a Mental Health Act Administrator, you’ll need to have a strong knowledge of the Mental Health Act (1983). It’s equally important that you’re personable, empathetic and a confident communicator – you’ll be a natural when it comes to developing professional relationships with others. Exceptional organisational skills are also a must as you’ll be responsible for ensuring the safe and secure storage of legal documentation for each patient.

As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:

• Free learning and development
• Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
• A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
• Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme

If you’d like to use your administration and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you’d expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding place to be.


Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.