Morgan Hunt are recruiting on behalf of Mind in Croydon who are on the search for a qualified IMHA (Independent Mental Health Advocate).
As an IMHA, you will provide independent issue-based advocacy to informal inpatients and residents of Croydon.
Working within a team of three, you will be working in Bethlem Hospital and other hospitals with inpatients, including some highly complex cases.
You will offer qualifying patients who are detained or otherwise covered by Section 130C of the Mental Health Act assistance in understanding and exercising their legal rights as outlined in Chapter 6 of the Mental Health Act Code of Practice.
This role will include:
Applicants must have completed and gained the Level 3 Certificate in Independent Advocacy (4 core modules) and the additional specialist module of Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA).
With a new strategy for the next 3 to 5 years Mind in Croydon has a great future ahead.
The role is 4 days a week (28.8 hours) and is permanent.
Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.