Social Worker - Mental Health

Recruiter
Domus Recruitment Ltd
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
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Posted
24 Aug 2019
Closes
31 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Social Worker Required - Mental Health
Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Salary - GBP32 - GBP36k
I am currently working on behalf of a well-known market leading healthcare provider that is seeking to appoint a qualified Social worker to join their team at one of their established mental health hospitals in Staffordshire. The role will be full time (37.5 hours a week).
The service itself is an adult mental health service that provides services for male and female patients with mental health conditions and forensic backgrounds within a specialist psychiatric care service.
Social Worker Responsibilities:
  • Be responsible for the delivery of social work services, ensuring that the needs of individual patients are met
  • Provide advice to staff responsible for service provision
  • Supervise junior social work staff
  • Take a lead role in developing the unit's Service User agenda and Aftercare planning
  • Participate in the unit's clinical, teaching and research programmes as appropriate
  • The post holder will provide a comprehensive social work service to service users within the framework of the Care Program Approach working as part of the multidisciplinary team with a focus on recovery and discharge.
Applicants must have a formal Social Work qualification and hold an up to date registration with the Health and Care Professions Council. They must also have experience of working with adults with Mental Health conditions.

Salary - 32-36k
If you are interested in this Social Worker position and meet the criteria mentioned above then please forward your up to date CV to or call to discuss further.
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Key words: Social Worker, HCPC Registered, Mental Health, Hospitals, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Adults, Forensic Background