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Mental Health Social Worker - CMHT

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Mental Health
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Lewisham
Salary:
£28 to £30 per hour
Posted:
03/05/2018
Job Ref:
ALA71487

Mental Health Social Worker - CMHT - Lewisham - £28-30ph

Our client in Lewisham is looking for an enthusiastic Mental Health Social Worker to join their CMHT. Applicants must have experience of working with Adults with Mental health. Duties will include Mental Capacity assessments, Continuing Care assessments, Care Act compliant assessments. Facilitate hospital discharges.  

Benefits of the role as a Community Mental Health Social Worker:   

  • Stable team 
  • Potential extension of the contract 
  • Competitive rate of pay 
  • Pleasant geographical area 
  • Access to "My Liquid Rewards" discount scheme  

As an experienced Community Mental Health Social Worker, your duties will include:

  • Ensuring assessments are accurate and service users are able to self-direct the assessment process and make informed decisions
  • Ensuring all commissioning is undertaken that provides users with appropriate levels of support whilst further ensuring that the user and council receive best value for money and that services that are committed appropriate reflect eligible needs and take into account available resources 
  • Effective crisis intervention work 
  • Using local knowledge and professional experience to make decisions that uphold autonomy whilst recognizing the social work role for safe intervention
  • Playing a role within a range of multi-agency teams to ensure co-ordinated, appropriate assessments and support that remain person-centred and enable users to maintain their independence
  • Using legislation, guidance and reflective social work practice to ensure that key concepts and theories in social work are utilized to ensure the best possible outcomes for vulnerable adults. 

Candidates for a Community Mental Health will be: 

  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
  • Twice Weekly Pay Roll
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
  • Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
  • “Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place
  • “Find your own job” bonus - get £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Free social work training events and CPD webinars

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 046 6204
Contact: Alex Lawton

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