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Adults Mental Health Practitioner

£30.00 - £35.00 hourly
  • Ackerman Pierce
  • Southwark, London
  • 06/02/2019
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Southwark Council are seeking to recruit a Adults Mental Health Practitioner. The successful candidate will be working in a well-structured, organised team who are growing their social worker staffing levels.

Southwark pay close attention to looking after their Social Workers and strive to ensure they feel supported and welcomed in their roles. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a stable working environment with experienced leadership, whilst receiving regular supervision, training opportunities and career progression.

The responsibilities of the Adults Mental Health Practitioner includes:

  • Working with Vulnerable Adults with Mental Health
  • Care management
  • Report writing and assessment
  • Carrying a caseload of service users
  • Managing complex cases
  • Liaising with other professional bodies whilst working within the Mental Health Act
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • Self-directed support / personal budgets.

To ideal candidate will have:

  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Social Work qualified (MA/BSc/DPSW/CQSW/MSc/BA)

Working with Ackerman Pierce you will be guaranteed weekly payment and access to continued profession development, including a dedicated consultant to support you through the interview and on boarding process. The position offers an ongoing contract and well-funded team giving good job security.

To discuss this vacancy or any similar vacancies we currently have available in London, please email your updated CV or contact Carmen Thong for more information.