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Outside IR35 - Liaison and Diversion Officer (QSW, Nurse, OT)

  • Salary: £28 - £30 per hour + Outside IR35
  • Location: South East England
  • Date posted: 12-02-2019
  • Sector: Private & Voluntary, Nursing, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00005031_1550000319

My client in the South-East of the UK have requested that I find 3 x Liaison and Diversion officers for their service. The function of Liaison and Diversion service is to conduct assessments of people going through the justice system and divert them to appropriate means of support. Service users will have either a cognitive impairment, learning disability or other complex needs and therefore a strong background in mental health is required for this role. Successful applicants will be either a Qualified Social Worker, MH Nurse, Occupational Therapist or a Psychologist. These highly sought-after, charity-based, locum positions are only available through Charles Hunter Associates. I will only be able to reveal details of the client upon receipt of a CV. Please also note this position is almost entirely office-based.

Your responsibilities:

  • Completing assessments for clients with complex needs e.g. learning disabilities, physical disability and mental health.
  • To be situated within a police station.
  • Conducting urgent safeguarding enquiries.
  • Partnership working with other health professionals and authorities.

Requirements of you as the Social Worker:

  • Car driver not required
  • Two years of experience within Mental Health social care
  • Qualified as either: Social Worker, MH Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Psychologist

Location: Southeast UK

Rate: £28-£30 per hour

To apply, please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Marcus Burns on 0118 948 5555 for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details.

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