Social Worker - Secure Hospital - Female Mental Health

Warrington, Cheshire, England
WA1 2JD
Compass Associates Ltd £ 30000.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
£ 30000.0 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
18 Feb 2021
Closes
18 Mar 2021

Job Description

Social Worker - Secure Hospital - Female Mental Health

Cheshire

Salary: £30,000 - £33,000

 

Remit

Compass Associates are proudly working with the leading provider of independent mental health services to recruit a full time permanent Social Worker to work Monday-Friday with no on calls.  

 

You would be based at one of their secure hospitals in Cheshire which provides treatment, care and support for females aged 18+ with Personality Disorders or other diagnosed mental health conditions. All patients are detained under the Mental Health Act and some may also have mild-moderate learning disabilities, substance misuse difficulties, backgrounds of criminal offending/trauma and/or be a risk to themselves or others. You will work alongside two other Social Workers as well as being supervised and supported by the experienced Lead Social Worker on site. You'd work between low secure, medium secure and PICU wards where you'd complete assessments, write detailed reports, encourage patients to engage with treatment plans and liaise with external agencies and families.

 

This is an exciting role for a qualified Social Worker who has experience within adult inpatient mental health settings and has good working knowledge of the MCA, MHA, safeguarding, risk management and public protection issues.

 

Benefits

25 days annual leave + bank holidays

Paid day off for your birthday

Clinical supervision

Career progression opportunities

CPD and further training opportunities

Life assurance

Company pension

Retail discounts

Car salary sacrifice

Staff wellbeing scheme

Employee assistance programme

Enhanced maternity package

Free meals on duty

Free parking

Annual pay and performance reviews

 

Commutable from: Manchester, Warrington, Leigh, Wigan, Stretford, Altrincham, St Helens, Northwich, Widnes, Runcorn, Knutsford, Cheshire and surrounding towns.

 

Candidate

The successful candidate must have:

A recognised degree in Social Work

Registration with Social Work England

Experience within adult mental health

Good knowledge of the MCA, MHA, risk management and safeguarding

 

 

Interview Process

Informal phonecall followed by a video interview with the Lead Social Worker and Hospital Director.

 

Contact details:

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please contact Lynette Robb directly on Apply. Alternatively email an updated CV to Apply   

     

Recommendations

Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for each successful recommendation.        

     

Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments. 

Ref: LR/HQ00033584

Job Details

Social Worker - Secure Hospital - Female Mental Health

Warrington, Cheshire, Englandd Compass Associates Ltd
Pay
£ 30000.0 Per year
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time
Posted
18 Feb 2021
Type
Permanent
Closes
18 Mar 2021

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