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Social Worker - Mental Health/Forensics

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Mental Health, Adult Safeguarding, Community
Seniority:
Social Worker
Region:
London
Location:
West London, London
Salary:
£28 to £28 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £28.00 per hour
Posted:
24/09/2019
Job Ref:
LDA-98780

Social Worker - Mental Health/Forensics - West London - £28 Per Hour

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced adults' social worker to join a mental health/forensic team based within West London.

Within this social work role, the successful applicant will be responsible for managing a complex case load working with people who have mental health problems, completing ongoing comprehensive social care assessments and reports as required from pre-admission to discharge stage.

Benefits of this Social Work Role:

* Diverse but manageable caseloads
* Supportive team
* Resourceful trust
* Relevant training opportunities

Duties of this Social Work Role:

* Attending and contributing to weekly ward rounds and regular CPAs
* Producing high quality, well-argued reports for CPAs, MHTs, managers hearings within specific deadlines
* Taking a lead role within the multi-disciplinary teams for safeguarding children and safeguarding adult issues
* Taking a lead role within the multi-disciplinary teams on non-medical, mental capacity issues and best interest decisions, liaising with external IMCA services where appropriate
* Networking and liaising with a host of external agencies, for example: Probation Service including victim liaison, MAPPA, local authority social services, voluntary and private agencies, police, MoJ
* Designing and implementing care plans to meet range of patient needs
* Liaising with, and supporting carers and families of detained patients
* Providing patients with 1-1 support on a range of personal matters
* Providing supervision to junior colleagues within the social work department and other professions

Essential Requirements:

* HCPC registered
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Post-qualified experience
* Qualified as a social worker

Why Liquid Personnel?

* New 'Faster Pay' service getting you paid more quickly
* Twice weekly payroll
* 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
* "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 *

For more information please contact swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes.

Contact Details:
Tel: 02071676806
Contact: London Adults Division

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