Private Mental Health Hospital Social Worker

Posted 20 June 2022
Salary£32.00 - £35.00 per hour
LocationWest Sussex
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Private Mental Health Hospital is looking for an Experienced Social Worker to join their Mental Health Services in West Sussex. 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 with little supervision.

Benefits for you as a Private Mental Health Hospital Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of £32.00 - £35.00 per hour
  • Non-statutory environment
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Private Mental Health Hospital Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload involving service users with a variety of mental health concerns, learning disabilities and personality disorders
  • 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 Hospital 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
  • A valid UK driving licence and car is essential to this role

Location: West Sussex

Umbrella pay rate: £32.00 - £35.00 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!