Qualified Social Worker - Mental Health Access Assessment Team

  • Ackerman Pierce
  • Ipswich, Suffolk
  • 11/10/2018
Full time Health Care

Job Description

We are looking to recruit a Qualified Social Worker in the Mental Health Access & Assessment Team within Suffolk. The successful candidate will be working in a well-structured, organised team who are growing their social worker staffing levels.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a stable working environment with experienced leadership, whilst receiving regular supervision and training opportunities. Suffolk County Council ensure that their social workers have as much support as possible, helping them to keep a really good work life balance!

The responsibilities of the Social Worker includes:

  • Working with Vulnerable Adults with Mental Health
  • Assessment of adults meeting eligibility for care and support under the Care Act 2014
  • Short term interventions
  • Devising packages of care
  • Keeping accurate records
  • Managing a case load of Adults
  • Undertaking assessments of care needs
  • Attending multi-disciplinary meetings
  • Completing Best Interest Assessments
  • Care management
  • Securing the delivery, within the financial resources available, of services to meet assessed needs
  • Co-ordinating, monitoring and reviewing care plans and service standards.

To ideal candidate will have:

  • HCPC registration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Social Work qualified (MA/BSc/DipSW/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 a long contract within a stable supportive team.

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