Social Worker - Mental Health - Care Packages & MCA - £32/Hr

  • NonStop Care
  • South East, UK
  • Aug 03, 2019
Full time Healthcare & Medical Clinical Social Worker

Job Description

Mental Health Social Worker

A Local Authority based in the South East is seeking an experienced Social Worker to join their Mental Health service on a locum basis

Highlights

Based in a Older Persons Mental Health team Majority of the role focuses on short term work such as Care Packages and Mental CapacityExcellent opportunities for training and development previous contractors have been able to complete their AMHP TrainingThose candidates that are AMHP's will have the opportunity to maintain their AMHP status and take part in the AMHP rota Managers are always available for support and Social Workers are further supported by Senior PractitionerWill have support from a multi agency team who are able to support with any clinical issuesThe team have a good working synergy with other services so information is shared very effectively between teams. Will have the opportunity to work flexibly

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Mental Health practitioner to join a Local Authority which is well resourced and has a number of different services available for its staff to use in order to help support them with their caseloads. As a Social Worker this means that information is readily available and you will have support with your work effectively reducing your overall workload.

The role focuses on short term work where you will be reviewing Care Packages and Mental Capacity. You will have the full support of the wider team and other clinical staff who can help with any clinical issues with service users. Furthermore the management team are always on hand should you require supervision and Senior Practitioners are also available should you require additional support.

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