Mental Health Social Worker (Home Treatment Team & Hospital Discharge Team)

  • Job Reference: 00000046-1
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CRA Group Limited
  • Location: Enfield
  • Salary: £23.00 to £29.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Inside IR35
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: Initially 1 month

Job Description

 Purpose of the Role:

  • To provide assessment, care management and social work services to users and carers arising out of the Council’s Duties and powers under legislation, Council and Group Policy.
  • To provide the social work component of Barnet, Enfield, Haringey NHS Mental Health Trust’s multidisciplinary Community Mental Health Teams.
  • To work in accordance with Guidelines set out by local management and make full use of local voluntary and statutory resources in delivering a service.

 

Collaboration with the multi disciplinary team in order to: -

  • Undertake assessment of need and establish eligibility for services under Fairer Access to Care and the Care Programme Approach for adults with mental health problems and their carers and families
  • To provide a social work services for adults with mental health problems and their carers
  •  To act as a care coordinator according to the requirement of a care programme approach
  • To be aware of resources available within the mental health speciality 
  • To be managed and receive professional supervision and to be assessed against agreed standards and targets
  • To work within a multidisciplinary team participating in duty rotas systems
  • To undertake safeguarding adult enquiries
  • To undertake the duties of an AMHP participating in the boroughs AMHP rota

Person Specification

  • DipSW or CQSW or equivalent and HCPC Registered
  • Experience and knowledge of mental health work and statutory framework
  • Experience of multidisciplinary team work
  • Experience of care management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and engagement

 

Desirable

  • AMHP
  • Driving License