Mental Health - Social Worker

Recruiter
Medic International
Location
Maidstone
Salary
33000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
11 Sep 2017
Expires
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
We are seeking an dedicated and enthusiastic Social Worker to join the Social Care team at our client's Mental Health Unit, located near Royal Tunbridge Wells , a charming historic town.
This is a full-time post but our client is open to hearing from candidates seeking to negotiate a part-time hours opportunity; however, fixed hours cannot be assured.

Our client is a major provider of UK independent mental health care; dedicated to patients' health and wellbeing, offering a high standard of services, inspiring innovation, and providing programmes that are individually tailored to patients' specific needs.

This hospital has two Acute and two CAMHS wards, Tier 4 and HDU where they offer comprehensive inpatient and specialist mental health services for Adults and Young People aged 12 - 18 in addition to rehabilitation and recovery units.

The successful candidate will manage monitor and review assigned caseloads within the CAMHS service, you will also be the designated lead for CAMHS safeguarding.

Person requirements
Registered Social Worker with full HCPC registration.
At least one year UK-based post-registration experience in a Social Work role.
Experience of working in a multi disciplinary setting in relation to mental health.
Excellent communication skills, including the ability to work both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Experience of safeguarding.

Besides a competitive salary and highly professional work environment, the additional benefits of working for this company include:
- Company pension; including optional SMART/Salary Sacrifice Pension scheme.
- Up to 25 days annual leave plus Bank holidays.
- A range of additional benefits using the salary sacrifice scheme , including Childcare Vouchers and reduced tax and NI on a car/bicycle, resulting in an overall increase in your take-home pay.
- A range of high street/online vouchers and gift cards.

Medic International is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Health & Social Care staff. As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the complexity of the Social Worker role places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.

For a summary of all current Medic International Social Worker opportunities, click HERE .

If this job is not for you, please remember we offer a generous Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.