Senior Social Worker - CMHT

Posted 01 September 2022
Salary £34.00 - £36.00 per hour
LocationNorth West London
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in Northwest London is looking for a Senior Social Worker to join their Community Mental Health Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Mental Health setting as well as with supervision of staff as this role does involve supervising ASYE Social Workers. The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently with little supervision.

Benefits for you as a CMHT Senior Social Worker:

  • Excellent pay rate of £34.00 - £36.00 per hour
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • Some hybrid working available
  • An opportunity to further progress your management and supervision experience
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service

Your responsibilities as a CMHT Senior Social Worker:

  • Undertake Mental Capacity Act assessments
  • Supervise ASYE Social Workers through their assessed year
  • Deal with Safeguarding enquires
  • Undertake Care Act Assessments and Safeguarding assessments
  • Implement care plans and carry out a care packages
  • Take a person-centred approach

Requirements of you as a CMHT Senior 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
  • Some supervisory experience

Location: Northwest London

Umbrella pay rate: £34.00 - £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!