What are the transferable skills from being a mental health support worker?

Hi currently I am working as a mental health support worker I would like a job in retail, be it in store or through a grad programme. I have a BA and an MSc in Psychology. Would someone be able to give me the transferable skills from this job role as im at my whits end trying to figure them out

Asked By: - 9/6/2012
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There are many - Ive included completing your degree as that obviously required skills that are transferable... More
Answered By: TC - 9/7/2012
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Hey I actually worked in a retail store and now I'm a mental health uppity worker, right so basic skills are communication, you have to talk to the customer and you have to look approachable... More
Answered By: Rudo* - 9/6/2012
Quick ideas ... Health and safety (most disabilities these days are "mental"?), occupational therapy, personnel department (human resources), complaints department (customer relations) for a medium/large retailer. Maybe as a freelancer/self-employed.
Answered By: Athene - 9/6/2012
There are many things that are transferable , but the all things depend upon the experience of sharer
Answered By: Mike - 9/8/2012
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