Private Mental Health Social Worker

A Private Mental Health Hospital is looking for a Social Worker to join their Mental Health Services in Kent.

This is a Locum Social Work role that is fully based in the hospital.
The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience working in a Mental Health or Private Hospital 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 Private Mental Health Social Worker:

Exceptional pay rate of £37.00 per hour
An opportunity to work outside of a Local Authority setting
“Good” CQC inspection results
Easily commutable via car
Parking available/ nearby
A stable contract due to the demand of the service
A chance to further enhance your CV and skillset within the private sector

Your responsibilities as a Private Mental Health Social Worker:

Manage a complex caseload including mental health concerns, learning disabilities and personality disorders
Complete social care assessments and reports as required from pre-admission to discharge
Complete full risk and Safeguarding assessments
Form therapeutic relationships with service users
Be part of performance meetings to constantly review and improve performance

Requirements of you as a Private 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: Kent
Umbrella pay rate: £37.00 per hour
PAYE payment options available also
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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  • Location: Kent, England
  • Salary: Up to £37.00 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Charles Hunter Associates
  • Posted: 19-Jan-2023
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