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Social Worker - Community Mental Health Team

  • Salary: Up to £30 per hour
  • Location: Taunton, Somerset
  • Date posted: 22-10-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00006783_1571758966

Somerset Council are looking for a Mental Health Social Worker to join the Community Team, within Foundation House. This is a fast paced, but exciting Locum Social Work position and is a great opportunity to enhance your CV.

Benefits for you as the CMHT Social Worker:

  • Competitive pay rate at £30 per hour
  • Easily commutable from Taunton and Exeter
  • Free DBS check through Charles Hunter Associates

Your responsibilities as the CMHT Social Worker:

  • You will be undertaking social care assessments in line with the expectations and duties outlined in the Care Act 2014
  • You will create social care action plans and applications to panel for funding and some Safeguarding/S42 enquiries where necessary
  • You will work to ensure the safety and well-being of service users and their families
  • You will be attending community visits in relation to the service users
  • You will be implementing care plans and care packages

Requirements of you as the CMHT Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid HCPC registration
  • Full UK driving license

Location: Foundation House, Taunton

Pay: £30 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Georgina Smith 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!