Social Worker - Mental Health

Location Camden
Job type Contract
Salary £28 per hour
Contact James Hunter
Call James
Reference 166478

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Social Worker to work based in Camden, within the Mental Health Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker role is £28 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 6-month contract.

Main Duties:

  • To establish an accurate understanding of the needs of social care customers who contact the service and to work creatively with them to identify solutions to those needs.

  • To work to the Adult Social Care operational principles and Care Act 2014 in order to provide an excellent assessment, care planning and Social Work service to all users in either a community or hospital setting.

  • To achieve positive outcomes and promote their independence by taking a strengths-based approach to social care provision giving them choice and control over those outcomes.

  • The role involves visits to users in their own homes/social care settings and visits to partner agencies.

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • Recent post-qualifying experience within frontline social work.

  • Specialty in older age mental health.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll

  • Free DBS and compliance service

  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies

  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge

  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed

  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us

  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team

  • In-house payroll system

  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine

Contact:
This Social Worker job is advertised by James Hunter; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.