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Experienced Sw (5 Years+) Asc - Brent Mental Health Service

  • Location

    Brent, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Jessica Bussell

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    on going

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced social worker.

You will need to be:

  • SWE registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Job Description;

  • To formulate appropriate care plans and negotiate care packages with service users and service providers. This will involve formulating multi-service care packages, and reviewing on a regular basis.
  • To carry out all duties in accordance with the council's policy and procedure
  • To carry out needs led assessments of service users and their carers and to manage on a time limited or long term basis and meet performance targets.
  • To apply Care Act criteria to determine eligibility for social care packages.
  • To identify appropriate services to meet appropriate need, and negotiate contracts with providers.
  • To provide care plans to service users in receipt of services from the department.
  • To regularly monitor and carry out within guidelines of CPA/ Care Act reviews of services and care packages provided to service users within allocated caseload. To update care plans following reviews, and negotiate care packages with service providers.
  • To be familiar with Brent's policies and procedures and appropriate legislation procedures and resources.
  • To maintain appropriate and up to date service user's records and to provide statistical information and reports as and when required. To co-operate in research projects where appropriate
  • To contribute to the development, planning and implementation of policy and practice relating to the care management of service users.
  • To facilitate and foster effective relationship between local authority, NHS, private and sector partners and service providers.
  • AMHP - To act as an AMHP, carrying out the range of roles and responsibilities defined in the Mental Health Act.
  • AMHP - To carry out Mental Health Act Assessments as an autonomous practitioner and consider the least restrictive options

Why Choose Remedy?

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • 1st tier agency
  • Up to £250 for each social work professional you refer to us who we place*

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly