Social Worker - Older People Mental Health Team

Posted 01 September 2022
Salary Up to £38.00 per hour
LocationBognor Regis
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
ReferenceJ5500_1662045546
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

West Sussex County Council are looking for a Social Worker to join their Older People Mental Health Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience working in a Mental Health setting. The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently and work with a strength-based approach to each case.

Benefits for you as an Older People Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Exceptional pay rate of £38.00 per hour or £35.00 per hour plus £150 allowance for out of borough candidates
  • Hybrid working available
  • Easily accessible via car
  • The opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset
  • A stable contract due to the demands of upcoming winter pressures

Your responsibilities as an Older People Mental Health Social Worker:

  • Hold a caseload of 65+ service users
  • Undertake Mental Capacity Act assessments and deal with Safeguarding enquires
  • Undertake Care Act Assessments and Safeguarding assessments
  • Implement care plans and carry out a care packages
  • Liaise with other services within the council for the best interests of each service user

Requirements of you as an Older People 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
  • A valid UK driving licence is essential to this role

Location: Bognor Regis, West Sussex

Umbrella pay rate: £38.00 per hour or £35.00 per hour plus £150 allowance

PAYE payment options available also



Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email kscoggins@charecruitment.com for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details


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