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Senior Social Worker - Community Mental Health Team

  • Salary: £34 - £36 per hour
  • Location: West London, London
  • Date posted: 25-07-2018
  • Sector: Social Care, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003661_1532529370

A highly desirable Central London Community Mental Health Team is looking for an experienced Senior Social Worker to join their integrated service. The successful applicant will be responsible for supervision of social work staff and for managing a small, but complex caseload. I am searching for a Senior Social Worker who is able to start within two weeks.

Benefits for you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • The opportunity to work in a sought-after Central London Borough.
  • A job in a highly reputable local authority with low staff-turnover.
  • An excellent hourly pay rate of £34-£36 per hour (pending interview performance)

Your responsibilities as the Senior Social Worker:

  • To oversee a team of Social Workers and manage performance with KPIs.
  • To provide supervision, training and feedback to staff.
  • Deputise for the Team Manager when required.
  • Management of a small, complex caseload.
  • To represent the team in meetings with Senior management.
  • To carry out statutory functions under the Mental Health Act 1983.
  • Provision of support for people in crisis.

Requirements of you as the Senior Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW).
  • Four years of experience within Mental Health Social Work.
  • Two years of Senior Social Work experience.
  • You must be able to start work within 2 weeks.

Location: Central London

Rate: £34-£36 per hour

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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