Private Inpatient Mental Health Social Worker

Posted 16 September 2022
Salary Up to £36.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

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

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

Benefits for you as a Private Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Exceptional pay rate of up to £36.00 per hour
  • An opportunity to work outside of a Local Authority setting
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Private Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload involving cases involving mental health concerns, learning disabilities and personality disorders
  • To complete ongoing social care assessments and reports as required from pre-admission to discharge stage
  • Attending regular reviews
  • 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

Requirements of you as a Private 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

Location: Central London

Umbrella pay rate: up to £36.00 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!