Social Worker

Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£35,934 - £40,760
Posted
14 Jun 2019
Closes
30 Jun 2019
Job Ref
WLV000002601
Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Part-Time
APPROVED MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL, 25 hours post available in the East Locality Team, based at Brooklands Parade

25 hours CMHT - Adult Social Care East

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Approved Mental Health Professional to work specifically with older adults with mental health needs. We are looking for an enthusiastic forward-thinking positive individual to join our existing well established adult team.

You will be expected to have the following:

• Sound knowledge of the Mental Health Act 1983 and 2007 amendments.

• Comprehensive knowledge of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and its interface with the Mental Health Act 1983

• Has substantial experience of working with adults and their carers

• Are fully committed to working with service users with mental health difficulties and to promoting recovery and independence.

• Have the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team (MDT) in care planning and risk management

• Are HCPC registered

• Participate in the AMHP rota

• Undertake safeguarding investigations

• Manage a complex caseload

In return we will offer you: -

• Regular supervision and group reflection

• The opportunity of working in a supportive and innovative team

All applicants should note that this post will require an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.

Application forms/further details available from HR Shared Services, Civic Centre, St Peter’s Square, Wolverhampton WV1 1RT (01902 552345).

If you are interested and wish to know more about the post please contact Sonia Jackson or Kerry Sneyd Social Worker Unit Managers on telephone number 01902 553704

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