Social Worker - Mental Health Team

Location Richmond
Salary £28 per hour
Contact Ashley McSheen
Call Ashley
Reference HQ00118178

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum role for a Social Worker to work full-time in Richmond, within the Mental Health Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £28.00 per hour (Assignment rate) and is until the end of August.

All staff are currently working from home. Currently community visits are only completed where virtual or phone is not appropriate. Laptop and mobile phone provided.

Case Load: 20 - 25 cases

Shift Pattern:

  • 9 am - 5 pm

  • Monday - Friday


  • Working with adults aged 18-75 with a mental health diagnosis to assess and meet their social care needs

  • Care Act assessments, Carers Assessments, Reviews and Safeguarding enquiries

  • Duty work

  • Facilitating discharge from psychiatric hospital admissions

  • Social Circumstance/MHA tribunal reports

  • Court of Protection work

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work

  • Current Social Work England registration

  • Significant senior level frontline experience within Adults’ Services

  • Understanding of 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


This Social Worker job is advertised by Ashley McSheen; 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.