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Social Worker – Leeds – Mental Health

Liquid Personnel is currently recruiting for a Social Worker to join the Mental Health Team based in Leeds.

As a successful candidate, you will complete support planning with service users to ensure that outcomes identified at assessment are met within budgetary constraints.

Benefits as a Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Flexible working available
  • Long term contract
  • Supportive team and management
  • Progression opportunities

Duties as a Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Provide professional leadership for complex case arrangements, in situations which involve, risk, complexity and safety of the service user and others.
  • Identifying through assessment the needs and strengths of service users and/or family carers and source appropriate solutions and interventions. 
  • Complete support planning with services users to ensure that outcomes identified at assessment are met within budgetary constraints through the provision of support, equipment, adaptations and enabling programmes. 
  • Identify and take a professional lead on adult safeguarding issues where abuse or neglect is suspected.
  • Take a professional lead and oversee cases of individuals who lack capacity to agree to or plan their care, undertake proportionate assessment in accordance with current Adult Social Care legislation including MCA and best interest assessments. 
  • To provide more specialist social work practice skills and knowledge to make independent decisions and support situations in which risk, ambiguity or complexity is greatest.

Requirements as a Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Social Work England registration
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Hold a full UK licence
  • Post-qualified experience
  • Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

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
  • Free access to Liquid’s exclusive social work training and CPD portal
  • 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 *

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.

Social Worker – Leeds – Mental Health

Job details
Sector: Social work
Location: Leeds
Salary: £30 - £32 phr
Type: Temporary