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Mental Health Band 3 Healthcare Assistants Wanted for Bluestone Craigavon

Reference JOB-28007

Location Craigavon

Job Type Temporary

Category Healthcare Assistants

Mental Health Band 3 Healthcare Assistant

Bluestone, Craigavon


– Provide direct patient care and support to individuals with mental health conditions.

– Assist with daily living activities, including personal hygiene and meal support.

– Monitor patients’ mental and physical health, reporting any changes to the healthcare team.

– Support therapeutic activities and programs under the guidance of qualified staff.

– Ensure a safe and therapeutic environment for patients.

– Maintain accurate patient records and documentation.

– Collaborate effectively with the multidisciplinary team.


– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

– Compassionate and patient-centered approach.

– Ability to work in a team and independently.

– Strong observational and reporting skills

. – Basic understanding of mental health conditions and treatments.

– Ability to handle challenging situations with empathy and professionalism.

– Basic computer literacy for record-keeping and documentation.


– Previous experience in a healthcare setting, preferably in mental health.

– Relevant healthcare certification or training.

– Knowledge of safeguarding and confidentiality policies.

– Flexibility to work various shifts, including weekends and nights.

To find out more, please contact Jane at

Jane Boland

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