CURRENT VACANCIES Social Worker (Adult Mental Health)

Social Worker (Adult Mental Health)

Job Reference: VAC-10819_1513545684
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Salary per: Annum
Job Duration: Permanent
Job Start Date: ASAP

Our private healthcare client is currently seeking a Social Worker to join their Adult Mental Health, low secure service.
As a Social Worker working in the Adult Mental Health Service (ADMH) your main duties will be:

- To provide social work input to the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of patients within the service.
- To undertake pre-admission assessments as part of the hospital team and particularly where social care issues appear prominent.
- To contribute to rehabilitation planning for patients moving through the care pathway to less restrictive environments
- Taking the lead role on within the Hospital in relation to child protection issues
- Providing support and advice in the respect of the Mental Health Act with particular emphasis on safeguarding, advocating and discharge planning
- Attending and participating in clinical team meetings, Mental Health Review Tribunals and management meetings
- Providing written and or verbal report to Case Conferences and other related Children Act proceedings

To be successful in this role you will:
- Hold a recognised professional qualification in Social Work
- Be registered with HCPC
- Have detailed knowledge of safeguarding legislation, policies and procedures
- Be skilled in developing positive relationships with external and internal departments, family, carers and other stakeholders
- Be a confident IT user
- Able to work as part of a team
- Able to use regular supervision and training to reflect on practice and develop new skills
- Have proven knowledge of relevant legislation including Mental Health Act 1983/2007 and the Mental Capacity Act 2005 as it relates to social workers.

- A thorough induction programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working
- Clear pay structure, with competitive rates
- Generous annual leave entitlement
- Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay
- The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions
- Maternity leave at 3 month’s full pay and 3 month’s half pay, (up to a maximum salary of £50k)
- 2 weeks paid paternity leave
- Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit
- Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary
- A range of staff discounts
- Opportunities for training and development
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

At Healthier Recruitment, we are dedicated in finding our candidates their ideal roles. We go above and beyond the basic requirements of our candidates to find roles that not only match their overall package expectations but provide them with an opportunity to secure a position that offers personal fulfilment and the potential to develop within an organisation that shares similar visions and values.

Job Reference: VAC-10819_1513545684

Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: Permanent

Job Start Date: ASAP

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