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Mental Health Care Assistants (MHCA)

Medacs Healthcare is one of the UK's leading nursing and care agencies. We are recruiting experienced and dedicated Mental Health Care Assistants (MHCA) to join our teams working in Coventry and Warwick

The Trust provides a full range of expanding physical, mental health and learning disability services to children, young adults, adults and older adults over many sites across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull. Services are provided to a population of over one million people living in Coventry and Warwickshire and also a wider geographical area in some of our specialist services

Are you looking for a new challenge or additional work?

Are you looking for permanent or flexible work?

Do you want to choose your own hours?

Full and part time hours

Then look no further


Medacs Healthcare are looking to recruit experienced Mental Health Care Assistants (MHCA) with recent relevant UK experience for flexible shifts, hours to suit yourself.

You will be required to assist qualified nurses in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the evidence based care required, including health promotion for a named service user / group; responsible for reporting and recording any changes in the service users mental / physical / emotional / state in the care plan; ensuring requirements of the Mental Health Act 1983 are observed; to escort service users as required under the guidance and supervision of the qualified nurse; assist service users in meeting their Activities of daily living; perform delegated clinical/non clinical duties without the need for direct supervision.


Medacs Healthcare is one of the UK's leading nursing and care agencies, offering you over 30 years' experience in healthcare recruitment. By joining Medacs Healthcare you can enjoy:

  • Flexible working hours - to fit around your commitments
    * Volume of jobs - 1000s of daily shifts across England and Wales
    * Dedicated consultant - focused on your needs
    * First sight of shifts - we hold preferred supplier status across multiple trusts
    * Competitive pay rates - with daily payroll
    * Advanced notice - no sitting around waiting for the phone to ring
    * Block bookings available - great if you need guaranteed work
    * Lucrative referral scheme - refer a friend and earn some extra cash


Essential :

You must have recent relevant UK experience and be able to provide evidence of immunisations (to include MMR, Varicella, TB and Hep B). You must also be able to provide clinical references.


Competitive pay rates are available, earn up to £ 24.18 per hour.

Medacs Healthcare welcomes PAYE, Umbrella and Limited Companies employees.



As a preferred NHS supplier across England, Scotland and Wales, we are a great option for general and speciality nurses looking for the flexibility, choice and additional income agency work provides. We also have plenty of private work options, friendly staff and are always looking to provide the best, most helpful experience for our agency nurses, such as our agency nursing pay rates and payment guide and UK map of hospital locations where we currently have agency nursing shifts.

Apply today: Simply click the 'Apply for This Job' button below or email your CV to Alternatively, call the Recruitment Team on 01785 256434 - Choose Option 2

We look forward to working with you.

Medacs Healthcare is acting as an employment agency on this vacancy.

Please note that, due to the volume of applications, we are only able to contact candidates who meet the requirements of our Clients.

Mental Health Care Assistants (MHCA)

Medacs Healthcare
Warwick, Warwickshire
Bank, Temporary
no work experience required
£8.94 - £24.18 per hour + NEXT DAY PAYROLL

Published on 4 Oct 2021

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