Senior Practitioner - Forensic Inpatient Hospital

Posted 22 July 2022
Salary £36.00 - £40.00 per hour
LocationWest London
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Forensic Inpatient Hospital in West London is looking for a Senior Practitioner to join their services. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Mental Health based work environment at this level. The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently with little supervision.

Benefits for you as a Forensic Inpatient Senior Practitioner:

  • Excellent pay rate of £36.00 - £40.00 per hour
  • Non-statutory environment
  • Parking available/ nearby
  • Rare opportunity to work in a specialised, inpatient environment
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a Forensic Inpatient Senior Practitioner:

  • Provide advice and guidance to others in the team
  • 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
  • Complete MOJ and tribunal reports
  • Work within the Care Programme Approach (CPAs)
  • Help prepare service users for discharge
  • Placements reviews within the CCG

Requirements of you as a Forensic Inpatient Senior Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Mental Health/ inpatient work

Location: West London

Umbrella pay rate: £36.00 - £40.00 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!