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Mental Health Act Administrator. Job in Widnes Care Jobs

Widnes, Cheshire
Job Type
Full Time
8 Jun 2022
Join Gateway Recovery Centre in Widnes as a Mental Health Act Administrator and enjoy a career where you are valued and supported to be the best you can be.

As a Mental Health Act Administrator, you will process hearings for Mental Health Tribunals and Hospital Managers Reviews, and will be responsible for notifying all parties, obtaining reports, negotiate hearing dates and venue, and providing and processing documentation in line with MHA Code of Practice an procedures.

At Elysium, we want the best for you. That's why you will have continuous access to a range of training courses to enable you to reach your career goals. After all, a better you means better care. That's what delivering great healthcare should feel like.

Our Medical Health Act Administrator involves:

Attending Managers Review Hearings in the capacity of the MHA Administrator/Clerk and ensure the review satisfies the fundamental legal requirements of fairness reasonableness and lawfulness.
Following up MHA action points included in the Care Quality Commission reports submitted following visits to clinical areas.
Liaise with the consultants and nursing team to update service users information regarding renewal of sections and consent to treatments.
Provide information to service users about their access to Independent Mental Heal Advocacy Services (IMHA).
To be successful in this role, you'll need:

Experience within a similar role
Knowledge of the relevant legislation and current case law relating to the Act.What you will get:

Annual salary of £23,730 + Benefits
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity PackageThere is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure
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  • Job Reference: 618306731-2
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2022
  • Employer: Elysium Healthcare
    Elysium Healthcare
  • Location: Widnes, Cheshire
  • Salary: £23,730
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits
  • Sector: Mental Health, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time