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Social Worker - Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service

  • Salary: £26 - £30 per hour
  • Location: North West England
  • Date posted: 14-03-2019
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00005225_1552554847

An NHS integrated service within the North West London area are looking for an experienced Social Worker for their Children and Adolescents Mental Health Service, on a part time basis.

As a Social Worker within the organisation you would be working with inpatients between 16 - 18 suffering from psychosis, self-harm issues, mental health issues and other such conditions. As the role would be based within an 8-bed unit, you would be working closely with Children and their families in order to provide the essential safeguarding needed and completing assessments on their recovery.

Easily accessed via London's excellent tube services, you would not need to be a car driver however parking is provided if more convenient.

What are the Social Work requirements?

  • 2 years post qualifying experience
  • HCPC registration

What sets you apart from the crowd?

  • Previous experience within CAMHS
  • Strong independent decision-making skills and legislation knowledge
  • Previous experience within an inpatient environment
  • Proven track record of being able to work to, and meeting, strict timescales in a calm and professional manner.

What do you get?

  • Great work life balance in a close-knit inpatient unit
  • A Social Work position outside of statutory Front Line Social Work
  • 9-5 working
  • Highly competitive pay rates

Why Charles Hunter Associates?

  • Free Access to our CPD training, easily accessible online (worth £500) which contributes to HCPC
  • You will work with your own dedicated consultant whose main concern is your career, and consultants that have sector knowledge and experience
  • Referral Bonus Scheme of £250 if you refer a friend or colleague looking for work

If you are interested in this application and wish to apply please follow the application instructions stated on the website, or alternatively you can contact Charles Hunter Associates directly and speak to Brian Allbrighton 0118 948 5555.