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Mental Health Social Worker

Mental Health Social Worker

  • Location

    Enfield, London

  • Sector:

    Social Care

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Jessica Bussell

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    on going

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seeking a Mental Health Socia Worker.

You will need to be:

  • SWE registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Job Description:

4.1 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

4.2 To provide a social work services for adults with mental health problems and their carers

4.3 To manage, monitor and review care plans involving service users and carers in liaison with the other workers and agencies as necessary to meet service user's assessed need. Including users of residential accommodation and other purchased placements

4.4 To act as a care coordinator according to the requirement of a care programme approach

4.5 To work at all times within the Council's Financial Regulations in coordinating packages of care and other services

4.6 To be aware of resources available within the mental health speciality

4.7 To make use of information management systems including technology in the recording and retrieval of information required

4.8 To comply with local recording policy and other documentation as required by the Directorate

4.9 To be managed and receive professional supervision and to be assessed against agreed standards and targets

4.10 To work within a multidisciplinary team participating in duty rotas systems

4.11 To undertake safeguarding adult enquiries

4.12 To undertake training as required including training as an Approved Mental Health Professional and Best Interest Assessor

4.13 To undertake the duties of an AMHP participating in the boroughs AMHP rota

4.14 To carry out all duties according to the professional code of conduct and with due regard to Council and Mental Health Trust Policies

4.15 To undertake any other appropriate duties commensurate with the post and as directed by the line manager or other senior managers

4.16 To keep abreast of current legislation, government policies and guidance relating to mental health and vulnerable persons.

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