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Social Worker - Mental Health Project Team

  • Salary: Up to £30 per hour
  • Location: London
  • Date posted: 23-12-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J908_1608739687

A North West London Borough is looking for a Mental Health Social Worker to join their Section 117 Aftercare Project. This is a Locum Social Work role.

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

Benefits for you as a Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Pay rate of up to £30.00 per hour
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service
  • The opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as a Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Manage a complex caseload from the beginning of the contract
  • Conduct Section 117 care plans and reviews of Mental Health patients being discharged from hospital
  • Complete full risk assessments and risk management
  • Attending reviews regularly
  • Be part of performance meetings to constantly review and improve performance

Requirements of you as a Mental Health 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

Location: North West London

Pay rate: £30.00 per hour

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

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