Newly Qualified Social Worker - Private Mental Health Hospital

Posted 23 November 2022
Salary £25.00 - £27.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Private Mental Health Hospital is looking for a Newly Qualified Social Worker to join their Mental Health Inpatient Services in London. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Mental Health or Hospital setting. The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently.

Benefits for you as a Private Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of £25.00 - £27.00 per hour
  • An opportunity for a NQSW to get straight into a qualified role
  • Rare Locum opportunity to work in a non statutory setting
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service
  • Opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as a Private Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Manage a caseload involving service with mental illness, including for older adults with physical health needs, learning disabilities and acquired brain injuries.
  • To complete ongoing social care assessments and reports as required from pre-admission to discharge stage.
  • Complete full risk and Safeguarding assessments and risk management
  • Form therapeutic relationships with service users
  • Be part of performance meetings to constantly review and improve performance
  • Attending reviews regularly

Requirements of you as a Private Mental Health Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Mental Health work
  • The ability to commute to the hospital daily to work on site

Location: London

Umbrella pay rate: £25.00 - £27.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!